Peer Mentor Training

Jodie Frost from The Zone, kindly came into school recently to provide Peer Mentor training for 19, Year 10 & 11 student volunteers.  All students have kindly offered to give up their lunchtimes and share a rota each week, to support our younger students in Inclusion.

What do Peer Listeners do?

A Peer Listener is another student who can serve as a resource, a helping hand, a sounding board and a referral service.  The job of peer listeners is to provide support, encouragement, and information to other students.

What skills and qualities do Peer Listeners have?

  • Listening skills
  • Kind
  • Responsible
  • Non-judgemental
  • Respectful
  • Approachable
  • Open and Honest
  • Patient
  • Understanding
  • Sensitive and Empathetic
  • Friendly
  • Reliable

What can you talk to Peer Listeners about?

  • Bullying
  • Family Problems
  • Anxiety
  • Worries
  • Friendships
  • Relationships
  • Peer Pressure
  • Bereavement
  • Exam Stress
  • School Work Pressure

A huge thanks to Jodie from The Zone for her time and invaluable training support.  Also, a massive thanks to all those students who have volunteered to provide this great service to all our younger students.

 

S Cunningham

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