Training Calendar

Supervision Skills – Achieving Effective Supervision

9.30am to 4.30pm, Hill of Banchory School, Banchory 
Cost: Members - £75, Non-members - £95
Trainer: Myra Stewart, Learning & Development Consultancy

Course aims:

  • To provide an overview of the appraisal and supervision process in a social care context
  • To explore the methods of supervision and the impact on staff development and outcome focussed care
  • To consider approaches to supervision
  • To outline the organisation policy and procedure

Course content:

  • Definition of supervision
  • Context and benefits of supervision
  • Agency supervision policy
  • Forms of supervision
  • Supervision models
  • Appraisal and supervision cycle
  • Setting SMART objectives
  • Learning styles
  • Interpersonal skills for supervision
  • Supervision contracts
  • Structure/agenda for individual supervision
  • Giving and receiving constructive feedback
  • SSSC Step into Leadership and CLF information

This course is aimed at First Line Managers/Supervisors/Team Leaders. Attendees are encouraged and supported to complete CPD (PRTL for SSSC registered staff) to show learning and implementation.

Booking Form:

The following shall apply to all bookings made:
- Full bookings cancelled more than two weeks prior to the event will not incur a charge. 
- Any bookings cancelled less than two weeks before the event will be charged in full.
- If you have booked a course and do not attend on the day for any reason, your organisation will be invoiced for the full cost of the training session.
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