21 Jun 2019 - 21 Jun 2019
June 21, 2019
Why should you attend?
The level of professionalism in boarding has risen dramatically in recent years, due in part, to improved regulation and increased parental expectation.
This seminar will help new boarding staff gain a real understanding of the basic principles and expectations of their role, to efficiently deal with the challenges that arise and work safely and efficiently within their role.
- Boarding and the national framework
- Meeting boarders’ needs
- Working safely
- Effective communication
- Clarifying your role.
10:00 Registration and Tea/Coffee
10:30 Welcome and introduction
10:35 Session 1 – Boarding and the National Framework
11:45 Session 2 – Meeting boarders’ needs
13:30 Session 3 – Working safely
14:45 Session 4 – Working effectively
15:25 Reflection and action points
15:30 Close of Seminar
Speaker: Andrew Lewin, BSA Director of Training and International
Andrew Lewin joined the BSA as Director of Training and International in August 2017. He manages the Training and International team with the BSA and delivers the largest CPD programme to boarding staff in the world. Prior to joining the BSA, he lived and worked in boarding schools literally all his life. He has been the Head in three boarding schools, as well as Deputy Head, Housemaster, Head of Geography, Master i/c Rugby, Hockey and Cricket and Director of Development.
He has been an ISI Team Inspector and a Governor of an independent boarding school. He has also served on the local safeguarding children's boards in North Yorkshire and Cheshire, where he organised and delivered training for both local authorities and independent schools.
Cost: Member £210 / Non-member £260
Venue: Hotel London Kensington, 61 Gloucester Road, London, SW7 4PE