Restorative Justice 4 Schools - Three Day Restorative Justice Conference Facilitation in Schools Training - Kent

3 Day Restorative Justice Conference Facilitation in Schools Training 16 - 18 July 2018 in Sittingbourne, Kent

This course will be run by Restorative Justice 4 Schools. Their personal experience of implementing a restorative approach comes from working directly within schools, this allows them to contextualise the implementation and delivering of restorative outcomes to pupils and staff and talk about any barriers you are likely to meet and how to overcome them

The three-day Restorative Justice Conference Facilitation training will enable delegates to build the necessary skills to use formal restorative justice conference facilitation to resolve conflict and repair harm within an Education setting. It explores the benefits restorative language and how a shared vocabulary can build communication skills. Delegates also have the opportunity to look at how to use restorative circles and informal restorative chats to create a positive learning environment rich in emotional literacy and conflict resolution skills whilst recognising the immense pressure that schools face for RA to be both timely and effective. The training will consider:

Restorative Approaches                                          Restorative Justice Conferencing

Shared Language                                                       Positive Outcomes from Conferencing
Restorative Circles                                                      Conference Engagement
Restorative Learning Agreements                           Conference Preparation
Building Community                                                    The Restorative Process
Developing Responsibility                                          Contacts or Agreements

Accountability                                                                How to manage RJ and Sanctions 

On Completion of the training delegates will be able to:

  • Asses, engage, prepare and deliver informal restorative justice conferences to pupils and staff to reduce conflict and change behaviours creating a permanent sustainable outcome.
  • Asses, engage, prepare and deliver formal restorative justice conferences to pupils, parents and staff to reduce conflict, exclusions and change behaviours creating a permanent sustainable outcome.
  • Implement an administration system to document and evidence the restorative work undertaken at your school and measure its outcomes.
  • Plan the implementation of a restorative approach within their schools
  • Deliver a restorative chat for manage low level conflict between peers/peers or peers/staff
  • Implement a restorative language and vocabulary within their school.
  • Understand which roles need to be involved and how this can be achieved.
  • Understand the principles of restorative justice and the wider educational approach.
  • Have a clear understanding of how to bring a sanction system and a restorative approach together to reducing bullying and create viable positive alternative to exclusions and other sanctions that change behaviour and create accountability.

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COST: Price £450 per delegate - £800 for two delegates - reduced to £1,050 for three delegates

Other dates in other cities in England please are also running. Please see our website for details

16 Jul 2018 9:00am   through   18 Jul 2018 5:00pm

Organiser: Restorative Justice 4 Schools Ltd