Supervision in Early Years

Course Aim:

This one day course introduces the concept of staff supervision as an important tool in safeguarding children within early years environments. It aims to give managers an understanding of the key elements of effective supervision and a model that they can use to develop their practice.

Course outcomes: 

Participants will be offered the opportunity to:

  • Explore a definition of staff supervision and how this may be applied within an early years environment.
  • Consider the difference that staff supervision can make to outcomes for children.
  • Understand emotional impact of child protection situations on staff and how supervision can work with these emotions to maintain safe environments for children.
  • Use a model for delivering supervision.