They make every day special for your little ones, so here’s our pick of the most magical Christmas gifts for the teachers in your life


It’s the countdown to the season of giving, but great gifts for teachers can be tricky to get right. Finding a gift that perfectly sums up your appreciation for their encouragement, hard work and dedication to your little one’s education isn’t easy, but that’s where we come in.


Team Health & Beauty has picked 13 inspiring Christmas gifts for teachers who deserve something extra special this year. Ranging from personalised presents to toiletries and food treats, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect ‘thank you’ gift for your children’s teacher…


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13 of the best Christmas gifts for teachers
 Radley London Stay Warm Ribbed Socks & Ceramic Dipped Mug Set


• Size: 4 to 7

• Socks: 75% acrylic, 23% polyamide, 2% elastane

• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


When the nights draw in and the weather turns chilly, who doesn’t want a mug of something steaming and butter-soft socks to cosy up in? The unique dip-glazed mug and ribbed socks feature the iconic British brand’s charming Scottie dog motif and are sure to put a smile on a teacher’s face during playground duty.

Alphabet Water Bottle


• Available in 3 colours

• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


If, like most of us, your child’s teacher wants to cut down on the amount of plastic they’re using, this reusable stainless steel water bottle is the perfect way to keep water cool and help them stay hydrated. Choose from a range of beautiful colourways and add the first letter of their name, so there’s no confusion at the staffroom water cooler.

Make. Make Your Own Resin Coaster Kit


• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


Give their teacher a time out with this quiet, crafting moment. Perfect for gifting, they simply need to follow the easy step-by-steps to make beautiful, functional coasters to use at home or for their classroom cuppa. Gently layering the colour into the mould and following the handy tips and tricks will turn this gift into a self-care moment that says ‘thank you’ for braving the classroom chaos.

Alphabet Water Bottle


• Includes hand cream 50ml, roller ball 10ml, body cleanser 50ml, body lotion 50ml and wash bag

• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


The renowned luxury health spa has been inspiring generations to re-energise since 1925, and the same applies to its products, with spa-inspired ingredients and wellbeing expertise poured into every bottle. This set of energising travel essentials is perfect for a weekend away or simply perking up a winter morning.

Shelby Co Ltd Peaky Blinders Grooming Gift Set


• Includes purifying face wash and exfoliating face scrub

• Size: 150ml each

• Suitable for vegans

• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


"This is the day we become respectable, but first we do the dirty work," – the infamous words and image of Tommy Shelby on this stylish gift box make it a great present for fans of the Peaky Blinders TV show. With a purifying face wash and exfoliating facial scrub, this is the ideal way to clean up Sir’s skincare routine and give your teacher a fresh-faced start to the year.

Satzuma Penal-Tea Mug


• Ball included

• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


What do you buy the football coach or PE teacher who has it all? The opportunity to score a goal while the kettle boils, of course! With a design depicting the unmistakable layout of a football pitch and a goal beneath, the mug comes complete with a mini football, so coach can flick one into the net between sips.

The National Gallery Delicious Art Preserves & Marmalade


• Size: 12 x 42g

• Strawberry, blackcurrant, apricot, three berry and summer fruit preserves and orange marmalade

• Suitable for vegans


Give your favourite teachers in the art department something to chew over with this delightfully sweet set of preserves and marmalades. Housed in a beautifully printed box, this delicious offering from The National Gallery is sure to make for tasteful conversation over breakfast or afternoon tea.

Satzuma USB Powered Mug Warmer


• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


Life in the classroom is hectic and while their coffee might be hot when they leave the staffroom, by the time they’ve found the time to have a couple of sips during class, it’s cold. Keep your teacher’s drink warm with this rapid heating, USB-powered mug warmer. The slick and lightweight design is easy to accommodate on a desk, reaching temperatures of 55°C.

Eleanor Bowmer Embroidery Kit


• Six-piece set

• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


Let the teacher get creative and enjoy a quiet moment with this beautiful, vintage-inspired Santa embroidery kit, which includes everything they need for seasonal needlework. It even comes in a reusable decorative envelope, so there’s no need to wrap it before making their day.

Landon Tyler Alphabet Candle in Midnight Pomegranate

• Size: 140g

• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


Buy your children’s tutor the gift of calm with this thoughtful and personalised candle. Its intense blend of pomegranate and succulent red berries, spiked with spicy pink pepper, is softened by a sensual background of cedar, patchouli and warm amber.

English Tea Shop Advent Tea Calendar


• Size: 50g (25 tea bags)  


What staffroom doesn’t love a cuppa? This selection of premium organic, festively flavoured teas will keep your favourite teacher warm this holiday season. With a massive 25 delicious blends to discover, this calendar gives them something to look forward to every day in December. They’ll fall in love with the spicy notes of Gingerbread Treat or can lean on the Post-Party Refresh after the Christmas bash.

Aromatherapy Associates London Perfect Partners Bath & Shower Oils

• Size: 2 x 9ml     


This bath and shower must-have is everything a teacher needs to invest in their self-care after a hard day. With the option to truly energise or deeply relax the body and mind, it’s a therapeutic experience and the perfect ‘thank you’ gift.

No7 Limited Edition Ultimate Brush Collection


• Six-piece set

• 3 for 2 Christmas Mix & Match*


As gift ideas go, this is a pretty good one. With foundation, powder, concealer, highlight & contour and eye contour brushes in a limited edition, leather effect brush caddy, it’s perfect for any make-up collection and is practical enough to store in a desk drawer for quick school-day touch ups.

*Cheapest item free. Offer ends 24 December 2022 on boots.com and 26 December 2022 in store. Subject to availability.