Audience School support staff, Social work assistants, Children's centre staff, First year social workers
Course Level 3
Hours 10

Learning criteria

  • Summarise theories of team formation and the contribution of diverse skills to teamwork
  • Explain how barriers to teamwork arise
  • Identify different ways to recognise and overcome barriers affecting teamwork
  • Describe techniques to overcome barriers to communication in teamwork
  • Explain skills required to build positive team relationships

Learning outcomes

  • Understand key issues in working as part of a team in children's services
  • Understand how to develop skills in working as part of a team