Blas ar Fentora – understanding good practice in workplace mentoring

Date: 10 February
Location: Llandarcy
Trainer: Clare Grist
Fee: £175 + VAT, £145 + VAT for IAITH members
Time: 9:30 am - 16:30 pm

The course has been developed in in the light of the Iaith fyw: iaith byw – Bwrw mlaen policy statement which identifies mentoring by effective leaders as a way of developing Mentrau Iaith.

Aim: To enable learners to understand good practice in workplace mentoring.

Objectives: By the end of the course learners will have been introduced to:

The context for effective workplace mentoring

  • the purpose of workplace mentoring
  • the role, remit and responsibilities of an effective workplace mentor
  • the knowledge, skills and behaviour of an effective workplace mentor
  • what a workplace mentoring contract should include to ensure a quality, ethical mentoring relationship

The process for effective workplace mentoring

  • how a model of mentoring can be used to manage a workplace mentoring relationship
  • tools and techniques that can be used to support effective workplace mentoring
  • why it is important to maintain basic records of workplace mentoring and what these should contain
  • potential barriers to workplace mentoring and suitable strategies to overcome these barriers