The Role of the Family Engagement Officer – Level 2
The ‘Role of the Family Engagement Officer’s’ training course is designed to provide a deeper understanding into the holistic work of the family support worker. This step-by-step training will take you through essential skills needed to develop family engagement through effective procedures, ensuring positive outcomes aimed at raising standards, improving attendance and behaviour as well as bridging the gap between home, school and the community.
The course includes a copy of the Family Engagement Officer’s Toolkit on memory stick (if bought separate £99+VAT)
Understand the role and responsibility of the family support worker;
Develop a job description which encompasses the role;
Look at the different types of parental involvement and how it affects achievement;
Unpick ways to create an environment to promote positive relationships between home and school:
Look at parental involvement in education policies;
Help identify how to overcome barriers to engaging parents;
Look at ways to engage hard to reach/ difficult to engage families;
Gain the knowledge and tools to move your parental engagement agenda forward;
Develop ways to evaluate and demonstrate the impact of your work;
Look at how to effectively prepare for inspection;
Understand the key elements of an effective toolkit to increase parental engagement;
Gain knowledge of key CPD training essential for the role;
Understand the importance of supervision, health and well-being.
Aimed at anyone who works directly or indirectly with parents and families who want to develop greater confidence and skills in working in the field of family engagement.
Ideal for school-based staff including head teachers, deputy headteacher, teachers, family support worker, designated safeguarding lead, education welfare officer, pastoral support, supervisor, SENCO, special education teacher, school support staff, school receptionist, pastoral lead teacher, local authority staff and multidisciplinary teams.
As an international education consultant, author and teacher, Nicola has a reputation for successfully managing the most challenging behaviour and motivating staff, senior leaders and par...ents to help implement change.
Since starting NSMTC and sharing her expertise with a wider audience, Nicola regularly receives positive feedback. Attendees praise her delivery style and how motivated and inspired they feel following her sessions. They leave each training or course with the confidence to push their own boundaries for personal achievement.
On top of writing countless educational books and articles, Nicola is an International Values-Based Education approved trainer, NLP Master Practitioner and an English Channel Swimmer.
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View 2 dates & book
Thursday 18 January 2024
Wednesday 22 May 2024