Training Bookings Book training Supporting bereaved pupils and managing bereavement in schools Book here A 3-hour interactive online workshop which explores the impact of grief and bereavement in schools, nurseries, colleges and other educational settings. Focusing on the important role of a school when managing bereavement, delegates will consider how to develop a bereavement aware culture within their setting, and the resources needed to create their own ‘bereavement tool kit’. 8 November 2022: 09.00 - 12.00 7 December 2022: 09.00 - 12.00 Who should attend? Suitable for professionals working in schools or early years settings, including: teachers and teaching assistants; keyworkers and members of a welfare or pastoral support team; SENCo; and others directly supporting bereaved young people as well as senior leaders, governors and policy makers. Learning outcomes You will: Develop an understanding of the impact of loss and grief on children and young people's physical and emotional health, including their learning. Gain insight into children and young people's reactions to loss and grief, and how a school might respond to meet the needs of grieving pupils. Consider strategies for pastoral support appropriate to the age and developmental stage of the pupils. Recognise the importance of creating a bereavement-aware culture within school, and the implementation of a robust bereavement policy or charter. Explore a range of resources and support information to establish a ‘bereavement tool kit’ for your school/setting. Gain information about Child Bereavement UK and other support organisations and resources available. Cost: £45 We encourage prospective participants to consider their own experience of loss and how it might affect them during training. Our training is not usually suited to anyone who has suffered a recent, significant personal loss or bereavement. For further information please email:[email protected] or call us on 01494 568908. Keep in touch If you are interested in attending this type of training but cannot attend these sessions, and/or you would like to receive regular emails that will include any upcoming Child Bereavement UK training, special events and conferences, please sign-up to our mailing list.