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
11:45 Session 2 – Boarders’ induction and support (NMS Standard 2)
13:30 Session 3 – Meeting the needs of boarders
14:45 Session 4 – Integrating overseas boarders
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