Education and Leadership: Mentoring skills

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About the course

This course will enable delegates to have effective mentoring onversations with their mentees and by extension with other colleagues, patients and parents and carers. Delegates will be asked to draw upon experiences from their own life and/or practice to develop mentor skills within the interactive course.

Develop the skills to become an effective mentor to your colleagues, trainees and others
Network with like-minded peers
Access resources and support tools to take away and use locally

Learning aims, objectives and outcomes 
By the end of this course, you will be able to:

Explain what mentoring is and how it can be used in personal and professional development
Define roles and responsibilities within a mentoring relationship
Demonstrate core mentoring skills such as questioning techniques and goal setting 
Utilise a recognised model of mentoring
Provide mentoring in your own setting
Highlight the importance of safety and supervision in mentoring and understand how to provide this or how to signpost to other more suitable resources or individuals
Access a range of support resources for mentoring, eg contracts, reflection templates, post course peer support

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