Short-term staff training course “Parents School” project

childhood, fashion, friendship and people concept – happy smiling children showing peace hand sign and standing in circle

Polaris, as Italian partner of ERASMUS+  PARENTS SCHOOL Project (n. 2015-1-RO01-KA024-015105) has developed the Second Training Staff Members Event 22th-28th of August 2016 in Vasto

The course originates from the desire to respond to the families widespread need to develop proper skills for children homecare and education in pre-school age; the home-care giver is now alone to perform a complex task that is part of the family context and comes into contact with delicate relationship and emotional balances; that’s why his/her work can not be improvised, but requires appropriate training.

A good preparation must give the tools to home care givers for the skills to face any family scenario, be welcoming and creating initiatives to make relational and psychological well-being both to the assisted person and to family members; a home-care giver who has undergone specific training is highly motivated and qualified in his task and responsibility.

The aim of the course is to provide participants with the knowledge and the skills in order to care children, disabled and sick.  Such knowledge and skills can be summarized in two groups:

  1. care of child’s basic needs & support to child’s health
  2. psychological well-being and relationship promotion

The course will have a very practical aim and will encourage the methodology “learning by doing”; the method used will be active-participative, especially the non