Top tips poster competition

5th November 2021

Top tips poster competition promotional flyer

Are you aged between 5 -17? Got some artistic talent and want to help people who work with you to be the best they can be? Well, then we have the perfect competition for you!

📅 Competition closes 3 December
📨 Send all your entries to participation@devon.gov.uk
💷 Winners get £30 Amazon voucher!

How to enter

You’ve told us your top ten tips (see below) you told us that workers need to remember. Your job now is to make the top tips into a poster that will be put up in all schools, youth centres and children’s centres!

You can draw, paint or use a computer programme – your design needs to be eye-catching and include all the top tips 👀

There are two age categories:

  • Age 5-10
  • Age 11-17

And there’s £30 amazon voucher for the winner in each age category! Plus runners up will get a £10 prize.

The top tips

If you’re aged 5-10, use these tips:

1️⃣ Make sure I know what’s happening
2️⃣ Listen to me
3️⃣ Take time to get to know me
4️⃣ Talk to me in a kind way which I can understand
5️⃣ Do what you say you’re going to do
6️⃣ Let me know how I can talk to you when you’re not with me
7️⃣ Make sure I feel safe in meetings
8️⃣ Tell me who else will know about the things we talk about
9️⃣ Do your best for me and my family
1️⃣0️⃣ Be kind and smile

If you’re aged 11-17, use these tips:

1️⃣ Make sure I understand what’s happening and involve me in decisions
2️⃣ Work with me and for me, not about me!
3️⃣ Get to know me and respect me
4️⃣ Use language that cares
5️⃣ Do what you say you’re going to do
6️⃣ Keep in touch regularly and make time for me
7️⃣ Make sure I feel safe and comfortable in meetings
8️⃣ Respect my confidentiality
9️⃣ Do your best for me and my family.
1️⃣0️⃣ Be human!

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