Saturday, July 1st, 2017
Wobbler care Seminar – Giraffe Training Academy
Giraffe Childcare’s Training Academy hosted a training day for 80 of our childcare practitioners with a focus on Interactions with 1 to 2 year olds.
Thank you to the workshop facilitators Nicola and Lillian from Early Childhood Ireland and Nicola from CanavanByrne who lead the training for the day. The workshops covered topics such as play-based learning, transitions for children moving rooms, and a wide range of skills demonstrations modules to promote best practice in care for the Wobbler age group (typically 12-24 months). The sessions were both interactive and interesting and the team all had an opportunity to be hands on!
It was great day and we all enjoyed refreshing and developing our skills. We have had some wonderful feedback from our practitioners and Giraffe Training Academy will host further workshops for all of our care groups.
A big thank you to our Centre managers, the central support team and all the practitioners who made the day such a success!
In recognition of their dedication, all of our staff went home with a small token of our appreciation and a treat to say thank you!
Aoife Lee, parent coach to Giraffe Childcare.
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