Jacinta Kitt Webinar Series
Webinar 1: Proactive caring for yourself - Tuesday, 15th September 2020
TIME: 4.15pm to 5.15pm
VENUE: Online via Zoom
Webinar 1: Proactive caring for yourself
This Webinar suggests that we have a role to play in caring for ourselves and that it involves accurate self-assessment of what you can and cannot do, it also involves communicating assertively, managing stress and improving our self awareness.
Jacinta M. Kitt
Jacinta is a Lecturer\Researcher and an Organisational Advisor. She is a former primary teacher. She lectures part-time in Trinity College on the M.Ed. programme, in Marino Institute of Education on the B.Sc. and B.Ed. programmes and provides guest lectures for other colleges. She also provides professional development training and presentations for schools, colleges and various other public and private organisations. The focus of much of this work is the characteristics, skills and benefits of creating and maintaining a positive/effective work environment.
Her Masters thesis had workplace bullying in schools as its theme and she is an acknowledged expert on that subject. She conducts awareness sessions on bullying in schools and workplaces. Her focus is on prevention and minimisation of negative and inappropriate workplace behaviours and on the links between organisational culture and climate and the prevalence of those behaviours. Providing strategies for improving how we communicate/ interact with each other in every environment is the theme of much of her work. She regularly works with school principals on the impact of their behaviours, relationships and emotions on school effectiveness.
She frequently speaks at conferences and seminars on workplace environment related topics. She provides expert witness reports to tribunals and court cases relating to employment law. She is the author of a recently published book entitled “Positive Behaviours, Emotions and Relationships…. The Heart of Leadership in a School”.
|Course date||15-09-2020 4:15 pm|
|Course End Date||15-09-2020 5:15 pm|
|Registration Start Date||22-07-2020|
|Cut off date||14-09-2020|
|Number Hours||2 one hour webinars over two evenings via Zoom|
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