• Introduction
  • A Measure Suited for Your School
  • Measures of Child Wellbeing
  • Measures of Child Wellbeing at School
  • Measures of Adult Wellbeing
  • Measures of Adult Wellbeing at Work
  • Measures of Cultural Wellbeing
  • Other Resources
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  • Translations
  • Measures of Adult Wellbeing at Work

    Tools to Measure Adult Wellbeing Specific to Workplaces

    Measures are listed from short to long  in administration time (based on the shortest form).  Each title is hyperlinked to a corresponding section with more information. All measures are reliable and valid, and they are intended for adults.

    Free Measures of Adult Wellbeing in a Work Setting

    These measures are for adultsThese are free measures

    Name of Measure

    Length

    Pros

    Cons

    Teacher Subjective Wellbeing Questionnaire (TSWQ)

    8 items

    Short holistic overview of wellbeing
    Can be utilized with Student Subjective Wellbeing Questionnaire (Renshaw, n.d.) for greater continuity across populations

    Few, if any, available translations

    Job-related Affective Well-being Scale (JAWS)

    20 items

    30 items

    Widely used outside field of education
    Multiple translations

    Measures only one domain of wellbeing

    The Workplace PERMA-Profiler

    23 items

    Follows PERMA construct and provides overview of wellbeing
    Translated and validated in Japanese

     

    Job Satisfaction Survey (JSS)

    36 items

    Widely used
    Multiple translations

    Measures only one domain of wellbeing

    Priced Measures of Adult Wellbeing in a Work Setting

    These measures are for adultsThese are priced measures

    Name of Measure

    Length

    Pros

    Cons/Price

    The Gallup Q12 Employee Engagement Questionnaire 

    12 items

    Measured outcomes related to specific work benefits
    Widely used
    Available in different languages

    Requires purchase: Online calculator to estimate school’s cost.
    Focuses only on engagement—one factor of the PERMA model of wellbeing

    The PERMAH Workplace Survey 

    2-3 minutes

    Scores returned in real time through online dashboard
    Widely used
    Comprehensive view of wellbeing
    Individual use can continue after license period has ended

    Requires purchase of 3, 6, or 12 month license at $497, $797, or $997 respectively
    Unlimited use during license period

    Psychological Capital Questionnaire (PCQ)

    12 items

    24 items

    Overview of wellbeing
    Outcomes related to specific work benefits
    Available in multiple languages

    Priced according to use and services
    $2 per person (minimum 50)to produce paper copies
    Free qualified research permission with form

    Click here for more payment options.

    Maslach Burnout Inventory: Educator's Survey (MBI-ES)

    22 items or 10-15 minutes

    Available in different languages
    Specific to educators in workplaces

    Priced according to use and services
    $2.50 per person to reproduce paper copies or use Mind Garden’s Transform System (minimum purchase 50 or 20 respectively).
    More options click here
    Focuses more on burnout than wellbeing

    Click here for more payment options.

    Teacher Subjective Wellbeing Questionnaire (TSWQ)Job-related Affective Well-being Scale (JAWS)The Workplace PERMA-ProfilerJob Satisfaction Survey (JSS)The Gallup Q12 Employee Engagement Questionnaire The PERMAH Workplace Survey Psychological Capital Questionnaire (PCQ)Maslach Burnout Inventory: Educator's Survey (MBI-ES)

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