Staff Training

Finding time and resources for staff professional development can be tough, but we can help! This collection of staffing resources includes tools for planning good meetings and employee orientation along with resources on topics like conflict management and communication and much more. For more great P.D. check out our Training videos

This document examines the issues and barriers associated with labour force development in after school recreation programs and identifies...
Video, 10.5 minutes. This presentation looks at Who is the middle childhood child Impacts on middle childhood Maslow’s theory...
Video, 5 minutes. This presentation looks at working with 13-19 year olds, discusses the many changes in this age group  and how to...
Video, 6 minutes. This presentation looks at working with 12-14 year olds, considered the transition years. It discusses how we can...
Video, 6 minutes. This video demonstrates an important tool that after school staff should introduce when working on making good...
Capacity Builders, a not-for-profit organization, provides affordable training and management support and resources for a wide-range of not...
This manual, which may be adapted for other program use, is designed to provide important information on the leader's role, policies and...
Video, 5 minutes. This video demonstrates key strategies when resolving conflict one-on-one or in a group setting. These strategies can be...
Video, 5 minutes. This video demonstrates effective communication tools that after school staff can use when speaking with parents...
Policy, Purpose, Scope, Responsiblity, Definitions, References and Related Policies and Procedures, and Procedures with respect to new...
Video, 5 minutes. This presentation looks at how the Ontario After School program can promote activity for participants with...
Video, 6 minutes. An after school program is beneficial to teamwork. The goal of the program should include making each child feel...
The HIGH FIVE® Quality Experience Scanning Tool (QUEST 2) was developed by Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO) in consultation with experts...
Let Them Play - Lessons in After School Program Quality Through the RBC Learn to Play Project in Kings County Nova Scotia, is part of a...
These competencies are grouped into ten content areas: Child and Youth Growth and Development Learning Environment and Curriculum...
The introduction page to the Girls Inc. Operation Manual, noting that all staff must be familiar with the policies and procedures in the...
Program content requirements, with which staff must be familiar at Girls Inc., which provides life-skills education and mentoring programs...
Four situation scenarios, two dealing with irate parents, and two with disagreements between program participants.
Notes the Human Resources policies staff at Girls Inc., which provides life-skills education and mentoring programs for girls, including...
Policy with respect to payment for employees to attend approved courses, seminars and conferences, and allows full time regular employees...
Sample of meeting agendas, one of which includes training items and job responsibilities.
Webinar, 40 minutes. This webinar covers suggested hiring procedures, staff meetings, training and evaluation. for after school program...
Video, 5 minutes. This video demonstrates effective tools that after school staff can use when addressing a participant’s aggressive...
15-part video series that together create a 1.5 hour workshop which you can deliver directly to your staff. Includes Part 16, resources and...
Provides guidelines, signature page, volunteer information, including skills, interests, and availability.
Topics Inluded in this Section Roles and Responsibilities of School Age Child Care Team Orientation Procedures for Volunteers and...