Caring for Asylum Seekers

Caring for Asylum Seekers - Standard (Zoom)

£245.00 2 hours

Learning Aims:

  1. Improved understanding of the experience of being an unaccompanied asylum-seeking or refugee child
  2. Explore the UK asylum-seeking process and legal framework
  3. Increase awareness of the needs of unaccompanied asylum-seeking or refugee children
  4. How to meet the needs of these children more effectively
  5. Explore your own values and beliefs about this client group


Description

Harrowing experiences of war and conflict, the challenges of settling into a new environment and the inability to communicate in English makes young refugees and asylum seekers one of the most vulnerable groups of children and young people in care.

This training will ensure staff and foster carers have the tools needed to give these vulnerable children and young people the best possible life chances.

Learning Aims:

  1. Improved understanding of the experience of being an unaccompanied asylum-seeking or refugee child
  2. Explore the UK asylum-seeking process and legal framework
  3. Increase awareness of the needs of unaccompanied asylum-seeking or refugee children
  4. How to meet the needs of these children more effectively
  5. Explore your own values and beliefs about this client group

Is this course for me?

This course is for foster carers, adopters and Supervising Social Workers. In addition, this course is for Residential Child Care Workers (RCCW) and residential team managers from mainstream, short-breaks and outreach services.

Also relevant for youth workers, education professionals and those in the community voluntary sectors.

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This option is aimed at an audience with prior knowledge of the subject and isn’t suitable for. ¬†Those that are new to the subject would be better with our standard course.

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Zoom Training

These sessions can be accessed from a phone or laptop.

They are nothing like e-learning! The training is live and interactive. Participants can ask and answer questions just as they would in face-to-face training.