Facilitation and Leadership: 2017

Friday 20 - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Starting at 9pm on Friday, ends by 3:30pm on Sunday. 
Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, Birmingham.

An event for 15 to 21 year olds.

The weekend is a dynamic combination of theory and opportunities to apply learning about Facilitation and Leadership using practical activities. There will be discussions, activities, group work, role-plays and video clips.

“I expected to develop skills to facilitate and I think I have as I now know more methods...”

This event will enable you to develop your confidence; your understanding and your skills as a facilitator. It combines theory with opportunities to put what you have learnt into practice during the weekend.

What are the aims of this weekend?

• Understanding community

• Exploring how groups form and how they work together

• Considering how to plan for facilitation

• Understanding characters in groups

• Understanding the importance of inclusive facilitation

• Learning about facilitating Quaker activities

Cost: £95 (includes food and accomodation). Bursaries are available to assist with the cost of attending for those who require assistance (please email Cat at catw@quaker.org.uk)

Bookings: Closing date 1 October. If you would like to come you need to apply by completing the online form and indicating that you will uphold the community agreement. 

If you are aged 17 or under the form should be completed by your parent/guardian. Please read the leaflet "Providing information about participant needs" for more details about why we ask for this information. 

The participant should read the Community agreement and indicate at the end of the application form that they will uphold this during the event.

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