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Appraisals (Recognise. Grow. Together) - Candid Conversations

Appraisals (Recognise. Grow. Together) - Candid Conversations

Who is it aimed at?

Second of a 2-part Managers Masterclass: for Managers and supervisors responsible for conducting appraisals.

What are the objectives?

By the end of the programme you should be able to:


  • What is a candid conversation?
  • Principles of candid conversations


  • Positive framing
  • Restorative practice
  • Coaching toward a resolution


  • How to address poor performance using a strengths-based approach

How will it make a difference?

Understand and practice: how to use a strengths-based approach to address poor performance issues with staff.

Delivery method:



2 Hours


No Cost

How to apply:

If you work for Carmarthenshire County Council (CCC) and are logged into a CCC device – PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone, complete this application form.

If you work for the Council but do NOT have access to a CCC device or an email address your line manager will need to apply on your behalf.

Council employees cannot apply for any courses from their own personal device.

Partners, agency staff or people who do not work for the Council cannot apply for this course.

The online application system will only show courses that are actively open to book a place on. If the course you are interested in isn’t listed you can register an interest with the Learning and Development team, email: learninganddevelopment@carmarthenshire.gov.uk

Find out more information on how to make and manage your application. If you need any assistance or have a query please email the Learning & Development Team.

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