Where: Foundation Scotland, 15 Calton Rd, Edinburgh EH8 8DL
This course is for staff who would like to use the Under Pressure training programme to increase the skills and awareness of their staff/ learning community around abuse and exploitation in young people’s intimate relationships, as well as providing activity resources for those frontline staff to use with young people to help work towards preventing VAWG (violence against women and girls) by raising awareness of VAWG, changing attitudes towards it, and examining ideas to do with gender inequality.
As it is a train the trainer course, we are looking for participants with previous experience delivering training to professionals, and a good knowledge of issues to do with violence against women and girls (VAWG) who, upon receiving the train the trainer model, are ready to ‘pick up an go’ and cascade the training to their own colleagues.
For this course we are looking for experienced trainers and frontline practitioners to join our network of Under Pressure Trainers delivering the Under Pressure Training Course with their staff/ other professionals and practitioners in their local area, and using the activities contained within Under Pressure with young people.
The course involves:
Places on this course are limited. Those eligible to apply will:
Please note: The reason we ask for applicants to be already experienced trainers and already have a good working knowledge of issues to do with violence against women and girls, is because the Under Pressure model is a train the trainer model; designed for trainers to be able to deliver it confidently to their staff team. If candidates do not have a knowledge of VAWG or have not delivered training before, it can feel a big jump to then be expected to deliver training on VAWG and complex issues as contained in the Under Pressure model.
Trainers will receive:
Deadline: Friday 9 March 2018
To apply, please return the application to Sarah Robertson firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information please feel free to contact either Sarah Robertson (Youth Link) or Zero Tolerance using the contact details below:
Tel: 0131 313 2488
Tel: 0131 556 7365
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Added: February 23, 2018