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Wellbeing

Updated Wellbeing Guidelines (2021) are available.

Updated Junior Cycle Wellbeing Guidelines


The Junior Cycle Wellbeing Guidelines have been updated to support schools as they continue to plan and develop junior cycle Wellbeing programmes.

The updated guidelines provide:

  • up-to-date policy and guidance on planning for junior cycle wellbeing within the context of wider school planning
  • answers to commonly asked questions related to all aspects of planning for Wellbeing
  • updated examples of 400-hour Wellbeing programmes
  • worked-up examples of units of learning
  • clarification on assessment and reporting of learning in Wellbeing
  • templates and tools for planning and evaluation of your junior cycle Wellbeing programme