Using Listening Skills to Support Students

This session aims to help people improve their listening skills for all areas of life but will particularly help when dealing with upset or emotional students.

  • Why listening is so important.
  • How to use non-verbal and verbal cues to enable the speaker to reflect, explore and problem solve
  • Calming techniques for anxious/upset students,/li>
  • Awareness of safeguarding procedures and how to maintain boundaries
  • How to enhance your skills and avoid listening faux pas.
  • The opportunity to practice and hone your skills in a safe, relaxed environment.


Who is this for?

Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Pastoral Teams, Pastoral Leads. All Key Stages.