Creative Workshops for Parent Engagement: Crafts

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Area’s support can be offered

Sandwell   Dudley   Wolverhampton   Central   Walsall

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where is it?

Talent Match main or satellite HUBS

Duration?

Thursdays any 2hours between 9am and 2pm

Overview of Support offered

The purpose of these workshops is to engage Talent Match Mentees with young children into the hubs, promote creative activities with their children provide an opportunity to engage parents with other provision such as training and employment. The facilitator of this activity is an Employment Support Officer with a Creative Craft background.

Activity 1: Monster Faces
Approx 45mins
During this session we will:

  • Show you how you can help your child create a friendly monster guardian to decorate their room or even protect them from scary imaginary monsters using cheap and easily available materials.
  • Make and design you own framed Monster Face kit to take home and make with their child.

Activity 2: Masks, Glasses, Crowns and Card
Approx 1hr 15mins
During this session we will:

  • Show you how you can help your child create a range of fun items using cheap and easily available materials.
  • Make and design your own fun item (at least 2) kits to take home and make with your child.

Is this activity linked to;

Increasing confidence   Increasing motivation   Increasing Optimism   Improving employability

Where does this support fit into my journey?

Engagement   This is me   I’m up for it   I’m ready   I’m on my way

Session type

Individual   Group
Minimum No. 1   Maximum No. 8

what equipment should I bring?

You do not require equipment or resources to join

Outcomes expected

 

  • Opportunity to engage with the subject of work readiness
  • Create a sense of pride in producing a creative item
  • Empowering you to engage their children in creative activities confidently
  • Building confidence to take these steps next time independently
  • Increase and boost your self esteem & belief in yourself
  • Increase inter-personnel skills
  • More knowledge on careers and options available to you
  • More experience, skills and experience
  • Overall sense of moving forward