Tda 3.1 Essay

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LO 1.1 Why effective communication is important in developing positive relationships with children, young people and adults When communicate with anyone you should consider how you approach, speak and respond to them. To be a benefit to children, parents and colleagues all communication needs to be strong and effective. To be a role model you should model effective communication. At moments of stress or excitement always check what you are saying. Always think about the way you relate to others and the message that this gives out, misunderstanding can lead to bad feeling. Effective communication does not happen by chance. The Importance of good working relationships in the setting This will be beneficial to everyone as you will be able to carry out your role more effectively. It is very supportive to work positively together by creating a happy and welcoming atmosphere, which forms a positive environment for pupils. LO 1.2 The principles of relationship building with children, young people and adults Effective Communication This is the key area for developing relationships with others and it covers many different forms of communication. Children and adults will be more likely to communicate effectively if they are comfortable in your company. You should always be respectful and courteous, listen to points of view, take time to remember names and preferred forms of address. People may behave or react different ways when under times of stress or pressures, so you should be considerate of this too. Always remember that different people have different issues that are personal to them, it helps to build a positive relationship to enquire about another person’s life. If you take time to listen to someone, especially if they have asked for advice or to confide in you. Laughter is a good ice breaker, so take time to see the funny side of a situation. Adults in school
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