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Mentoring and Coaching
Domain: B1 Personal qualities

TACE: A - Acquisition

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, all face to face training at the Doctoral Academy has been postponed for the foreseeable future.

It is known that awareness and use of personal strengths can build esteem and resilience. During April 2020, students can access the profiling tool used in this popular course by going to and enter StrengthenMeSP in the redeem box.

If you take the profile and wish to reflect on your results, you can request a 30 minute virtual coaching session with a member of the Doctoral Academy team who is trained in the use of this profiling tool

Listed below is a selection of external learning resources related to this subject that you may find useful.

Being a Good Mentor
Coaching Skills for Learner-Centered Conversations
Conversations That Inspire: Coaching Learning, Leadership and Change
Effective Listening
Leading through Relationships
Mentoring Others
Using Questions to Foster Critical Thinking and Curiosity
The Institute of Leadership & Management - Daily Webinar Series

For more information on identifying and accessing online learning resources click here
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Format: Workshop/Experiential
Suitable for: All

Both coaching and mentoring are processes that enable an individual to learn through reflection and be supported in moving towards current or new goals. Whether seeking to support others as a coach/mentor or to work with a coach/mentor yourself, this practical workshop will help you to:

* recognise the similarities and differences between mentoring and coaching and other types of support
* understand how coaching and mentoring relationships develop and how to help them work well
* identify and practice the key skills of coaching and mentoring

More information on this subject may be available on the range of online learning resources such as Linkedin Learning

Ms Sally Blake
Dr Afia Ahmed

24/06/2020 (Wednesday) / 10:00 - 13:00 / POSTPONED
available after 01/08/2020