Group Facilitation


Index


Introduction

What is Facilitation?

Advantages of Group Facilitation

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The Role of Facilitator

The facilitator is there to ensure a productive group process whether this is brainstorming a new idea or discussing the latest employee appraisals. The facilitator has a role within the group which comes down to the three following headings. The role of the facilitator is to ensure that the group works as a constructive and cohesive unit. This task has three parts:

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Managerial Skills and Qualities

To be effective in the role of a facilitator the person needs to be effective as a manager, requiring several skills and qualities to be able to guide the meeting smoothly.

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Personal skills and qualities

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Problems Facilitators May Encounter

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22 Feb 1996
Last updated 23 Feb 1996