How long is my commitment?
Last for 6- 8 months
Start of Full stack course to the end of Node teaching module
Who will I be supporting?
3 trainees on the Full stack Course
What do I need to do with my Buddies?
Keep track of changes or difficulties in their personal circumstances in an individual session
Keep track of their personal development through checking weekly coursework assignments
Keep track of their learning progress through discussion in a group session
How frequently do I need to meet with my Buddies?
Meet individually with each buddy for 30 mins once during every module (3 weeks)
These 3 Trainees will stay with you for the duration of the course
How frequently do I need to facilitate group sessions?
Facilitate a group session with 3 trainees to discuss their learning goals and learning progress at least once during every module (3 weeks)
You will start with your group of 3 Buddies and work with them for 2 months
Then you will get a new group to work with in group sessions
They will rotate every 2 months so you can get to know a number of Trainees
You can decide with your PD team how the rotation will work
What else do I need to do?
Monitor their personal development through checking weekly coursework assignments on Google Classroom (check at least 3 days after assignment has been handed in)
Assignments will be due on Friday night 9pm.
Please check for completion and give some feedback by the following Tuesday.
Update the student tracker with any changes to personal circumstances you learn in your the individual Buddy sessions
Meet with the other PD buddies to discuss and plan progress