Professional Love (1.5 hours)
Area: Learning and Development, Safeguarding and Welfare, Leaders and Managers
Love and affection are fundamental to the growth and development of healthy young children but having a professional intimate relationship with children in our settings can be challenging. This workshop will provide the opportunity to explore different viewpoints and enable you to reflect and build on your policies and practices that protect and safeguard children at your setting.
It will look at:
- Exploring what ‘love’ means and the impact of a loving relationship
- What is meant by the term ‘professional love’?
- Understanding the issues and challenges
- Parents perspectives
- Reflecting on safeguarding practices at your setting