Culturally Responsive Practice

Working with young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds.

This in-depth training explores the essential skills and knowledge required for effective work with young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. The training modules are designed to be applicable across a broad range of sectors and for work with young people from any community. Participants will improve their confidence and capacity to provide a culturally inclusive and responsive service for young people.

The training program includes two modules:

Culturally Responsive Practice

Explore concepts of culture and identity, learn about the cultural competency framework, reflect on cross-cultural interactions and communication skills and identify and apply cultural competency practice strategies to support effective work with young people.

Young People and Settlement

Identify key pre-settlement experiences for young people, particular those with a refugee background, explore factors which impact on good settlement for young people, identify and apply strategies for supporting good settlement.