Secondary Wellbeing of Pupils

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Building a Resilient Classroom

Course overview

The session will examine building resilient classrooms through an emphasis on the teacher’s social and emotional well-being and competence. With a focus on their own well-being first, participants will better understand how to support their pupils with the skills they need to manage the complex situations they encounter.

Course objectives

  • To discuss the impact of positive attachment and its effect on lifelong learning.
  • To discuss the five domains of emotional intelligence in practice.
  • To understand the role of an emotionally intelligent teacher.
  • To share best practice and strategies to promote resilience and wellbeing within a classroom setting.

Who should attend?

PSHE leads, senior leaders and behaviour leads with a responsibility for behaviour and wellbeing.

  • Target audience:
  • Primary
  • Included in package:
  • Primary
  • Inclusion

£108.00

(incl. VAT)

Emotional Literacy Support Assistants: ELSA Supervision

Course overview

An essential part of the ELSA initiative is ongoing supervision to build the competence and confidence of the ELSAs. On completion of training all ELSAs are offered half-termly group professional supervision facilitated by an educational psychologist (EP). This is needed to maintain accreditation to work as an ELSA.

Course benefits: 

  • Provide casework support and guidance
  • Support ELSAs in setting and reviewing appropriate targets through case studies and group discussion
  • Enable additional training and discussion in areas of interest identified by ELSAs/recap on previous training and new developments in key areas
  • Give access to peer support
  • Facilitate shared problem-solving.
  • ELSAs will be able to share ideas and resources

 Who should attend?

ELSAs who have attended the training course

  • Target audience:
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Included in package:
  • Not Included

£180.00

(incl. VAT)

Emotional Literacy Support Assistants: ELSA Training

 

The Educational Psychology Service is offering the ELSA training programme in Hackney.  This is for any member of staff working with vulnerable children and young people, for example, Teaching Assistants (TAs), SEN Learning Support Assistants (LSAs), Learning Mentors, Family Liaison Workers, etc.

Who should attend?

Any member of staff working with vulnerable children and young people, for example, Teaching Assistants (TAs), SEN Learning Support Assistants (LSAs), Learning Mentors, Family Liaison Workers, etc.

Course structure:

  • 6-day Training Course to enable support staff to develop and deliver emotional literacy interventions for their students. 
  • Followed by 6-sessions of group supervision led by specialist Educational Psychologists to help with planning and delivery of interventions. Supervision sessions will run up until academic year 2022/23.

Course benefits:

  • The ELSA project is an evidence-based initiative where teaching assistants receive six days of special training from EPs related to emotional literacy and well-being of children and young people in school.
  • By becoming a registered ELSA in their school, staff receive ongoing professional supervision from EPs to help them deliver individual and small group support programmes in schools.
  • ELSAs can help with a range of issues, including loss and bereavement, self-esteem, motivation, social skills, issues with friends and relationships, anger management, behavior in class, bullying, anxiety, exam-related stress, etc.
  • This preventative, inexpensive initiative can build on schools’ current resources, delivering quality support to students.
  • Beneficial outcomes have been found to be: increased staff confidence in supporting vulnerable pupils and a significant improvement in the emotional well-being of students

Plus 4 x group supervision sessions will take place in summer term 2021 and a copy of “Well-Being: An Introductory Handbook.

  • Target audience:
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Included in package:
  • Not Included

£600.00

(incl. VAT)