MTU's Employee Assistance Service (EAS) is designed to support employees with personal or work-related concerns, through telephone support, online Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and face-to-face counselling. It is a free and 100% confidential service provided by Spectrum.Life, which is an independent company and is available to all MTU employees. You can contact the EAS through a designated 24/7 Freephone helpline on 1800 814 243 or text ‘Hi’ to 087 369 0010 to avail of EAS support on SMS & WhatsApp. 


The EAS is there to help you cope with a wide variety of personal and work-related issues including, but not limited to:

  • Depression, anxiety, stress
  • Grief and bereavement
  • Addictions
  • Relationship and marital problems
  • Work stress and work-life balance issues
  • Workplace conflict and communication
  • Life transitions such as career progression or retirement


The EAS is completely confidential and voluntary, and MTU recommends anyone requiring support to use this worthwhile service. 


For further information, including how to register on the wellbeing platform, please see the MTU Staff Wellbeing Space on Workvivo.


To download a full guide with further information, please click here:

Staff Support
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