What can we cover with teachers’ liability insurance?

Dependent on the level of cover selected, our tenants' liability insurance can provide protection for:

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Public liability insurance

Protection for your teaching business if one of your students or customers injures themselves or their property is damaged whilst you’re working with them.

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Employer’s liability insurance

Protection for your business if an employee seeks to claim compensation due to an illness or injury in the workplace. This will also cover compensations claims made by work experience staff.

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Business equipment insurance

If your business relies on any special equipment, business equipment insurance can protect it from damage, theft and loss.

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Pupils’ possessions

The cost of repairing or replacing pupils’ property and possessions that have been damaged as a result of your work.

Teacher insurance

Special rewards on your teacher car, home and travel insurance to say thank you. We offer discounts, flexible cover and a range of benefits to recognise and reward the difference you make.

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Teachers' liability insurance FAQs

Not sure whether you need teachers' liability insurance? We've answered some of your most frequently asked questions to help you decide.

What does teachers’ liability insurance cover?

Where options are selected, teachers’ liability insurance can provide cover for; 

  • Compensation claims should a third party sustain an injury
  • The cost of repairing or replacing property and possessions that have been damaged as a result of your work
  • Compensation claims that have been made by an employee as a result of illness or injury due to their work
  • Compensation claims made by work experience staff
Who needs teachers’ liability insurance?

If you work with others, or operate from third party property you may need to take out teachers’ liability insurance. If you employ one or more people then employers’ liability cover is a legal requirement and can be added to your policy. Teachers’ liability insurance is important for anyone who’s working in the education sector, such as teachers, tutors, childminders, music teachers, lecturers, coaches and trainers.

What is teachers’ liability insurance?

Teachers’ liability insurance covers those who work in the education sector, including teachers, tutors and childminders. If a child were to be injured under your care or a client were to claim that your teaching is unsatisfactory, teachers’ liability insurance can help cover any legal costs arising from a claim for compensation. 

Business insurance for educators can also be beneficial for teachers, tutors or childminders with their own businesses. Just like any business owner, you want to know you're covered against losses that arise from your normal business activities.

Why Endsleigh for teachers' liability insurance?

At Endsleigh, we appreciate what an important (and often difficult) job you do. After all, we were founded by the NUS in 1965 to champion affordable insurance designed for students when others wouldn’t. And we’ve looked out for people in the education community ever since. Today we’re proud to be able to offer special rewards and discounts for teachers on home, car and travel insurance. After all, if it wasn’t for the education community, we wouldn’t exist.

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Public liability insurance

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Employers liability insurance

Cover that protects against the cost of defending or settling claims that arise from employee injury or illness.

Teacher car insurance

Get 10% discount on car insurance when you buy direct from Endsleigh. Tailor your cover with our optional extras.

Teacher home insurance

Teacher home insurance will provide flexible cover for your buildings and contents, helping you to stay protected from unexpected damage.

Teacher travel insurance

We've partnered with A-Plan to bring you single travel insurance for all your adventuring needs, helping you to stay protected when travelling.

Teacher gadget insurance

Flexible worldwide cover, with up to a 15% discount when you insure two or more gadgets and 5* Defaqto rated Premium cover.

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