Primary Teacher Mentor Workshops, Hamilton

Professional development (PD) Waikato

Posted: 31 January 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9qmE

Are you taking on a Primary PCT mentor role for the first time in 2019? Are you an experienced mentor looking to refresh your skills? Our experienced facilitators will collaborate with you to create a high quality mentoring programme that will support you in leading your PCT through their beginning teacher years.

Session oneRoles and responsibilities

This workshop will focus on the following:

  • Understanding roles/requirements of mentor teachers and PCTs
  • Familiarising mentor teachers with practising teacher criteria and Educational Council guidelines for induction and mentoring
  • Developing a high quality mentoring programme
  • Using e-portfolios for collecting evidence
  • Exploring resources on Educational Council website.

Session two: Managing tricky conversations

  • Sharing celebrations, challenges and wonderings
  • Having important conversations; mentor teachers with PCT and PCT with parents/whanau.

Events summary


03 April 2019 – 03 April 2019


01 May 2019 – 01 May 2019

Further information

Contact: Julie Smith

 (07) 837 9655