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11 Jun
Improving student induction
11 Jun 2019 - 11 Jun 2019

Improving student induction

June 11, 2019


Why should you attend?

This seminar is designed to give both House staff and Admissions staff an integrated approach to supporting new boarders, focusing on meeting their needs effectively. The process of joining a new school, particularly as a boarder, can be difficult and all staff need to work together to ensure a smooth transition.



10 – 10:30       Tea/Coffee on arrival

10:30               Welcome and Introduction

10:35               Session 1 – Managing the transition effectively

11:30               Tea/Coffee

11:45               Session 2 – Boarders’ induction and support (NMS Standard 2)

12:45               Lunch

13:30               Session 3 – Meeting the needs of boarders

14:30               Tea/Coffee

14:45               Session 4 – Integrating overseas boarders

15:30               Close


Speaker: Nick Lush

Nick Lush was Vice Principal at UWC Atlantic College in South Wales for 15 years and taught there for 27 years. He was a houseparent for six years as well as Head of Pastoral Care; looking after all aspects of life outside the classroom. He taught Environmental Systems and Societies to 16-19 year olds studying the International Baccalaureate Diploma. Before Atlantic College, he spent six years teaching in London and West Wales.



Venue: Baden Powell House Conference Centre, 65-67 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, London, SW7 5JS

Cost: Member = £210 / Non-member = £260


Baden Powell House, Baden Powell House Conference Centre, 65–67 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, Greater London, SW7 5JS, United Kingdom