1. Awareness and Good Practice when working with women experiencing violence and abuse in relationships
Thursday 14th June 2012
This one day training event will equip participants with an understanding of the issues for women experiencing violence from men they know. The day will give attendees an appreciation of the barriers faced by women seeking help to leave an abusive relationship.
The training will enable participants to:
- Define the different types of abuse
- Understand the pressures on women to stay in violent relationships and what might prevent them from seeking and securing the help they need
- Explore the additional issues for women from marginalised groups
- Examine the responsibility for violence using the power and control model
- Address the impact on children witnessing and experiencing domestic abuse
2. Working with young people to address violence in teenage relationships
Thursday 21st June 2012
This very practical day will equip participants with a clear understanding of the key issues of abuse and violence in relationships and practically examine how drama techniques can be used to engage young people in these issues. These exercises have been tried and tested in a range of youth settings including schools, youth centres and pupil referral units and the training will be delivered by facilitators with a wealth of experience in delivering issue based projects.
This training will:
- Give participants a theoretical understanding of issues such as different types of abuse, the excuses perpetrators give and the pressures on victims to stay in abusive relationships through our gendered model
- Practically explore exercises that can be used to engage young people
- Explore how the activities can be applied in a variety of youth settings, and learn effective techniques for engaging and encouraging young people to participate
- Trouble shoot particular barriers participants have encountered when carrying out this kind of violence prevention work
- The day is aimed at professionals working directly with young people. Participants do not need to have previous experience of drama or theatre to take part in the day
Thursday 28th June 2012
This one day training event will help participants to create robust and mutually beneficial links with schools to deliver high impact work with students and teachers. Working in schools is often a big challenge for organisations. Tender has experience of identifying ways to work successfully with a school’s administration, schedules and ethos to build a strong relationship. Attendees will increase their understanding of the needs and challenges faced by teachers and will develop methods of adapting their approaches to appeal to schools in light of these.
This training will address:
- Making initial contact with schools – strategies and methods
- Working with key teachers
- Maintaining relationships once a project is underway
- Secondary, Primary, Special, Pupil Referral Units – identifying their differing needs
- School-speak: becoming familiar with the language that schools and teachers use
- Developing and delivering teacher training
Further notes for interested parties:
- Tender say they can always respond to individual training needs of organisations and develop tailor made packages of training; they provide on-site consulting for agencies and organisations.
- To find out more please contact Susie McDonald on 020 7428 7313 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- To request a booking form or some more information please contact Jake Tily on 0207 431 7278 or email email@example.com