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An Introduction to Supporting Young Carers

An Introduction to Supporting Young Carers

This introductory session is brought to you by the Southern Universities Network, following some collaborative work with The Children’s Society. Learn how to identify and support young carers in schools through this accredited online training session

The event will run from 3:15-4:45pm.

(Please note, we require a minimum number of attendees to run these sessions. You will be notified if there is a problem with your booking.)

  • Signposting Information
  • Professional development
  • Increased Knowledge

What will the session cover?

This online interactive session will help you to:

  • Encourages students to start thinking about their future and what’s important to them
  • Find out more about Further Education and Level 3 options
  • Enables students to make informed choices about their futures
  • Learn how to effectively research the options available, and where to get more information

Who is it for?

This CPD session will be suitable for all staff working in secondary schools, including those in SLT roles, pastoral roles, teaching and non-teaching staff. It will also be suitable for staff who work across the education sector, for example, those in further and higher education, local authority, or charity roles.

Further Information

The Children’s Society are a national charity working to transform the hopes and happiness of young people facing abuse, exploitation and neglect. Click link below to find out more.

This CPD has achieved certified accreditation status by The CPD Certification Service and can therefore count towards any CPD hours you’re working towards.

Presenter Information

These sessions will be delivered by SUN staff who have received training from The Children’s Society. If you have any questions about this CPD session please contact:

Nadia Lester

SUN Project Lead at University of Winchester