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Hieda, BSA & BAISIS webinar – Homesickness

  • Date: September 30, 2022
  • Time: 10:30 – 11:30
  • Cost: Full Member – £40 / Additional Full Member – £20, Affiliate Member £90 / Additional Affiliate Member – £20, Non-member – £120
  • Audience: Staff who work in the boarding houses who wish to support children manage their homesickness; Nurses
  • Platform: Zoom (online)

Course Outline

This webinar will discuss homesickness and aim to discuss strategies to support. There will be an open forum to discuss best practice with Q&A.

Training topics will include:

  • Managing cultural differences 
  • Strategies to support 
  • Individualised care 

Learning outcomes:

  • To consider how you could manage homesickness in children in your setting 
  • To identify resources available


Trainer: Rosie McManus RSCN, Dip HR (Child), BSc (Hons), MSc (Law)
Senior Nurse and Health Centre Manager, King’s School, Canterbury 

Trained at GOSH Rosie came to school nursing in the independent sector 16 years ago. With a passion for boarding pastoral and health care Rosie has developed an interest in the understanding and development of the health needs of boarding school students. Passionate about the nurse’s role in the delivery of the PSHE curriculum, Rosie is currently the Senior Nurse and Health Centre Manager for a large independent school in the South East, she has a Masters in Medical Ethics and Law, is a NUCO trainer and has a keen interest in the development of the school nurse role.