Summer School 2018
Birmingham 31 July - 2 August

nurtureuk is delighted to present our fourth annual summer school, following on from last year’s biggest and best one yet. Returning again to the midlands, we will be hosting the conference at the 4 star Hilton Metropole Hotel in Birmingham. This year we will be giving you more networking opportunities, more immersive nurturing experiences and a lot more reflective practice. There will also be brand new more indepth, specialist workshops, as well as brand new big picture sessions and masterclasses.


Masterclasses include: 

  • Emotion coaching
  • Managing actual and potential aggression
  • Nurturing play
  • Outdoor environments for nurturing activities

Workshops include: 

  • NurtureABC
  • The Wellbeing Toolkit for teenagers
  • Nurturing STEM - Hooking in the learner
  • New to nurture - six principles into practice
  • Evidencing your success with data
  • The curriculum - it can be nurturing! 
  • Tomorrow's people
  • Resilience: Developing self-aware, self-regulating children and young people
  • Running a full-time nurture group in a therapeutic school
  • Combating bullying through nurturing approaches
  • Achieving the Marjorie Boxall Quality Mark award in the secondary school
  • Using PACE to communicate with our young people
  • Dyadic developmental practice in the nurture group
  • Supporting children who have experienced sexual trauma in early childhood
  • Restorative practices in action
  • Supporting children and young people with eating disorders
  • Supporting children and young people who witness or experience domestic violence
  • Nurture in SLT - creating compelling arguments for nurture
  • Creating, embedding and sustaining a nurturing school


30 July - 2 August 2018

Discounts available

100 £75 busaries are available. Email to enquire. 

10% discount is available for nurtureuk, PLP and VNET members.

Hilton Metropole
The NEC Birmingham
Pendigo Way, Marston Green
B40 1PP
United Kingdom
Start time
11:00 am
End time
3:30 pm
Summer School only (includes VAT) £ 594.00
Summer School & Masterclass (includes VAT) £ 714.00