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SIEBA Professional Development Workshop for Directors - Dunedin

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Columba College

Columba College

399 Highgate

Kaikorai, Dunedin 9010

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This event is for International Directors / Managers / Principals / Person responsible for the International Program and compliance.

SIEBA professional development workshops are opportunities to connect with members, increase your knowledge of international education business operations, and gain deeper insights into current international education issues and challenges.

Content for this workshop series is currently being developed and will be on the following topics:

The International Code of Practice: Interpretation and Best Practice. We will cover the topics of most immediate concern and answer your questions. A representative from NZQA will be on hand to provide guidance and clarity.

How to Write a Board Report: Learn how to write a report to your Board of Trustees: What to put in, what to leave out, how to structure the report.

Homestay Management: Schools will share their ideas on how best to manage the Homestay function.

Including:

  • Job Descriptions and Staffing ratios

  • Managing communication between homestay staff and families

  • How to manage 24/7 phones

  • Managing student interviews

  • Homestay staff stress management

  • Agents, Host Parents and Natural Parents

  • Managing Placements

Note: This is about the higher level Managing the Function rather than the day to day running of homestay - it is aimed at directors rather than co-ordinators. PLEASE BRING: COPIES OF YOUR HOMESTAY CO-ORDINATOR'S JOB DESCRIPTION, POLICIES/PROCEDURES FOR HOMESTAY TO SHARE AS PART OF THE WORKSHOP.

Presented by: Jennifer Kirkham, Professional Development and Operations Manager, SIEBA

In Support: NZQA

Refreshments: Morning tea and lunch are included. Please inform us of special dietary requirements.

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