Work Effectively with Students and Colleagues

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This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to effectively communicate with students and colleagues.

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Assessment

The candidate must show evidence of the ability to complete tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the job role. There must be demonstrated evidence that the candidate has completed the following tasks: -communicated effectively with at least two students and one colleague, including: -using active listening -clarifying information -respecting diversity -recognising non-verbal cues used by student -using non-verbal communication and cues appropriate to the needs of individuals -varying style to suit student needs -developed positive interpersonal relationships with members of the school community.

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