This Qualifying Session is a lecture on recognising and managing some of the challenges of life at the Bar.
Speakers: Theo Huckle KC, Julie Whitby and Linda Turnbull
Themes: Preparation for Pupillage, Career Development and Wellbeing
6.00 pm until 7.30pm
Materials and Preparation: No preparation required
Learning Outcomes: At the end of this Qualifying Session students will be able to:
· Recognise the sources of stress whilst on the bar course.
· Identify tools and techniques on how to manage stress and sources of support.
· Recognise the challenges facing the profession and encourage positivity.
Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)
1.4 : Have an awareness of the wide range of organisations supporting the administration of justice.
2.1 : Act with the utmost integrity and independence at all times, in the interests of justice, representing clients with courage, perseverance and fearlessness.
2.6 : Ensure they practise with adaptability and flexibility, by being self-aware and self-directed, recognising and acting upon the continual need to maintain and develop their knowledge and skills.