Relationships with Children

An Introduction to the Circle of Security for Early Educators - Webinar

Learn strategies to strengthen relationships with children, and reconsider responses to children's emotions and behaviour.

An Introduction to the Circle of Security for early educators is an evidence-based program which can support you to strengthen your relationship with children.

This introductory workshop series led by Michelle Cuthbertson (a licensed Circle of Security facilitator) provides an overview of key concepts in order to inspire educators to reflect on their daily practices and interactions, using the lens of secure attachment.


$150 Member

$180 Non-Member (Join CELA to save)

NOTE: This is a per person price.
Contact us to discuss your inservice and customised booking requirements.

You will walk away with strategies to support meaningful connections, strengthen relationships, and reconsider responses to children’s emotions and behaviour.

Completing An Introduction to the Circle of Security for Early Educators contributes 2.5 hours of PD addressing Standard 1 from the Australian professional Standards for Teachers - Professional Knowledge Standard 1: Know students and how they learn it; 1.1 Physical social and intellectual development and characteristics of students.

About Michelle Cuthbertson: 

Michelle has qualifications in early childhood education, adult education, management and Circle of Security facilitation. She has worked as a Centre Manager, Family and Children’s Services Manager, Senior Preschool Advisor (DET), Resource Developer (ACECQA), TAFE Teacher, Early Education Consultant and Parenting Facilitator. She is also the author of two publications: Commonsense Discipline and Do & Learn.

National Quality Standard Areas

Area 1 – Educational Program Practice

Area 4 – Staffing arrangements

Area 5 – Relationships with children

Available Dates

  • Mon, 22 Apr 24Book now

    Date: Monday, 22 April 2024
    Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm
    Delivery Method: Webinar
    Venue: Webinar

  • Tue, 04 Jun 24Book now

    Date: Tuesday, 04 June 2024
    Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm
    Delivery Method: Webinar
    Venue: Webinar

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We offer a unique mentoring program that can be completely tailored to your needs and specifications. Based on sound educational practice and specialist expertise, our mentors provide one-on-one and group sessions to support professional progress.

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CELA’s Registered Training Organisation (RTO ID: 90842) provides accredited, nationally recognised qualifications including our child protection training for childcare, early and middle childhood educators. We use high-quality, customised training and assessment materials written by subject matter experts to meet the unique requirements of the early childhood sector.

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