Barnardo's Education Community Podcast
Our primary areas of focus will be providing resources for staff to support young people who have experienced loss, grief, bereavement and trauma. We are aware that in order to do this, staff wellbeing must be a priority, and this will be the theme that underpins our podcast series.
We will be providing multiple podcast episodes aimed at Education Staff across the United Kingdom.
#1 - Meet The Team
In this episode we will share what the Education Community project is, alongside our aims and objectives for the next 18 months.
#2 - Education Community Research
In this episode, we will feature an in-depth discussion with Henry Naylor-Stead, a User Researcher employed by Barnardo's.
#3 - Teaching During the Pandemic
In our 3rd Podcast episode we will feature an interview with Zane Powles, an assistant head teacher based in Grimsby.
#4 - Loss and Lockdown
Our 4th episode will feature discussions around loss and the impact that this has had on our children and young people throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, particularly during periods of lockdown and tighter restrictions across the UK.
Episode number 5 features an interview with Mike Armiger, an Educator from Wales, who specialises in mental health and trauma. Mike discusses staff wellbeing and why it is so crucial.
We are also joined by Programme Manager, Samara Barnes, who discusses the best way to engage with the Education Community, in particular the Community of Practice.