This is a highly interactive one-day course which provides paediatricians with the core skills and knowledge to be an effective mentor.This course will allow delegates to have effective learning conversations with their mentees and by extension with other colleagues, patients and parents and carers. Delegates will be asked to draw upon experiences from their own life and/or practice within the interactive mentoring sessions.Develop the skills to become an effective mentor to your colleagues, trainees and othersNetwork with like-minded peersAccess resources and support tools to take away and use locallyLearning aims, objectives and outcomes By the end of this course, you will be able to:Explain what mentoring is and how it can be used in personal and professional developmentDefine roles and responsibilities within a mentoring relationshipDemonstrate core mentoring skills such as questioning techniques and goal setting Utilise a recognised model of mentoringProvide mentoring in your own settingHighlight the importance of safety and supervision in mentoring and understand how to provide this or how to signpost to other more suitable resources or individualsAccess a range of support resources for mentoring e.g. contracts, reflection templates, post course peer supportWho is this course for?Paediatric trainees, SAS doctors and consultant paediatricians interested in developing their skills as mentors