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Mentoring: Getting it Right in a Week

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Mentoring: Getting it Right in a Week

AUTHOR : By Jonathan Gravells Series edited by Susan Wallace

ISBN : 9781911106289

Edition No : 1

Publication : 24 Jan 2017

Extent : 84 pgs

ISBN : 9781911106296

Edition No : 1

Publication : 24 Jan 2017

Extent : 84 pgs


Mentoring is integral to school improvement and raising teaching standards. Whilst it has been around for some time, it is often misunderstood or poorly applied. This is an accessible guide to effective mentoring for all busy teachers and school leaders. Designed to be read over a week, the book is divided into seven practical chapters each detailing clear strategies, examining the strategy in action and summarising the relevant underpinning theory.



Day One – What is mentoring and how does it work?

Day Two - Making mentoring work well – Paving the way, organizing & supporting

Day Three – Building the right relationship & creating a safe space

Day Four – Helping your mentee develop – Listening & Questioning

Day Five – Helping your mentee develop – Further skills

Day Six – Some common mentoring challenges and how to tackle them

Day Seven – Is it working? – Evaluating success


Jonathan Gravells is a management consultant who advises organisations on mentoring and coaching, providing corporate training in the UK and around the world. He has published widely on mentoring, leadership and personal change. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, a member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council, and on the NHS register of approved executive coaches.

Susan Wallace is Emeritus Professor of Education at Nottingham Trent University where, for many years, part of her role was to support learning on the initial training courses for teachers in the FE sector.  She has researched and published extensively on education, training and management of behaviour, and is a popular keynote speaker at conferences. Her particular interests are in mentoring and the motivation and behaviour of students.

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they are fab little books...They are well laid out, straight forward to read with good diagrams and case studies. 

Jo Lutas, Isle of Wight College
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