Lone working

Lone working and one-to-ones

Many educational professionals work alone as part of their everyday working lives. However, this can place you in a vulnerable position; it may be more difficult to summon help if you have an accident or fall ill, or you may be more exposed to violence or abuse at work.
Factsheet

One-to-ones and lone working in educational settings

This factsheet aims to provide clear, practical guidance to ATL members who, in the course of their duties, may find themselves in one-to-one situations with children or vulnerable adults.
Factsheet

Lone working: support staff

This advice sheet looks at the risks of lone working for education support professionals and what can be done to counter them.