Training / Event Details


Practical Leadership Tools - Early Years - Day 2 - Wimborne

A toolbox of practical leadership skills and resources


Leaderships models to help you manage staff, particularly in more challenging situations


Lenny Bedoyan is experienced in delivering unique leadership and coaching training that is memorable. These courses provide hands-on and practical tools and skills that can immediately be applied back on the job.

Lenny delivered Day 1 across six areas of the county between Sept 2016 – March 2017 and Day 2 between April 2017 and March 2018. We are now offering Day 3 for childcare practitioners who want to the opportunity to work with Lenny again to reflect on the Practical Leadership Tools programme, examine the Transactional Analysis model in more detail and be introduced to conversational coaching.

Day 2
· Review and evaluate day 1; have you used the tools, how did it go?

· Transactional Analysis; increase understanding of communication and the dynamics in the workplace & how to improve working relationships".

· Working styles; helping to better understand self, how you come across to others, how others like to work and how to use this knowledge to improve working relationships

· Questioning activity to close; how the use of adult questions can diffuse potentially difficult situations and encourage communication between two parties

What others said about Day 1 and Day 2:

'Brilliant, gave me good ideas on how to manage my time, support my team and reduce my stress levels! Great tools that I've already implemented'

'Have already used the BIFF and the Control Dartboard with great success'

‘Has given me the tools necessary to maintain positive lines of communication’

‘Left the course with the tools I needed to feel a lot more confident in my leadership role’

‘Genuinely feel like I can be a better manager because of the course content’


1. Managing difficult situations and challenging conversations with confidence
2. Techniques to improve the effectiveness of communicating with staff (including through supervision)
3. Reflecting on the effectiveness of your own leadership style and recognising situations when a different approach would be beneficial
4. Reflecting on the Practical Leadership Tools programme, the models used and the success of their application in the workplace
5. Input from Lenny Bedoyan on specific topics requested by the group, with an opportunity to ask further questions as required
6. Further detail on the Transactional Analysis model (P/A/C.
7. Use of conversational coaching, introducing some simple techniques to encourage staff to take personal responsibility

Booking Information

Must attend Day 1 before you can attend Day 2 (you can book both at the same time, but you must have completed Day 1 to secure your place on Day 2). Day 2 is optional.


It is suitable for those who employ, supervise or manage staff/ assistants, including Governors, Committee Members, or Child-minders/ Early Years Practitioners.

12 Oct 2018 09:30 - 16:00

Closing date: 12/10/2018
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Early Years and Childcare
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Date and Time

12 Oct 2018 09:30 - 16:00


Allendale House (AH-RM2 / Bankes Room), Allendale House, Hanham Road, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1AS


Lenny Bedoyan