After attending the workshops, participants should have a practical toolkit and a framework for dealing with family support issues within a school setting.
Day 1 – Practical Skills
- What is family support?
- Lone working
- Supervision/ support
- Professional boundaries
- Communication skills
Day 2 – Toolkit
- Recording information
- Assessment tips
- Problem solving (common parenting problems/ issues)
- Signposting to other services
“I came to the workshops just starting out in the role of supporting families. I have learnt so much. I can feel confident taking on the role!”
“The delivery of the sessions with shared experiences was great.”
“I came away with lots of new ideas and activities to try with children and families.”