Tutor Conference

12th July 2016

Our annual tutor conference takes place this September to discuss best practice, catch up with each other and offer valuable workshop sessions.

Leaflet:    tutor conference A4 folded

Online form to rsvp:   http://goo.gl/forms/fq2aQErYfARXFx9C2

Course content:

9:15 Arrival and Refreshments.
9.30 Welcome and Introductions:

Jane Taylor – Head of service Employment, Skills & Learning
Presentation: Katie Britton – Planning and Development Adviser How the benefits changes affect our learners

10.30 Workshop 1

12.00 Lunch
A chance to refuel and catch up with colleagues

13.00 Workshop 2
14.30 Catch up
3pm Closure

ICT tools & games

James Bruton takes a fun look at the tools available to improve lesson delivery through the use of IT. Also expect to be given the run around, as I break with IT tradition and get everybody moving about and active.


Angela Marshall & Richard Davies will give tutors the opportunity to investigate the employability skills valued by employers and to identify employability skills already embedded in their courses.


Daniel Wood will provide practical advice about how to turn a prejudiced comment into a learning opportunity and how to anticipate topics that may expose sharp differences of opinion.

Advice & Guidance

David Richardson will be delivering a workshop on delivering individual advice & guidance. A resource pack for tutors will be provided to take away.



Date and Time: All day 7th September


Facilities, food etc: Lunch is provided free to all attendees


Payments: This course is provided free. Staff are required to attend and are paid to be here.