Acquire Positive and Supportive Teaching Skills
Our English for childcare course enables childcare practitioners to acquire mindful communication and teaching techniques. The course embeds English language skills in all childcare contexts to provide an integrated learning experience. It is suitable for primary caregivers including individuals working within childcare centers, providing babysitting services, nurses and parents.
The course content is designed to develop English language and interpersonal skills. This is achieved by focusing on the day-to-day duties of parents and practitioners. Participants will acquire the necessary vocabulary and language to communicate about childcare with parents and teachers both orally and in writing.
From a theoretical perspective, topics include learning the vocabulary and language to describe different stages of childhood, teaching methodology to foster growth, vocabulary related to common childcare items and health and safety procedures. Functional language topics consist of talking about daily routine, making schedules, and confirming plans, supporting children and providing encouraging feedback. Additionally, participants will learn how use language and question formats that children respond positively to.