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18 courses found

Code: AS874 Assessing Key Stage 1 Mathematics Effectively (Cancelled)

This webinar aims to support teachers to make effective and accurate ongoing assessments of mathematics in Key Stage 1.

We will unpick the framework statements in detail and explore how to look for, and record, evidence of the statements in pupil work, and share best practice approaches to gathering evidence.

We will also be exploring how to identify and address gaps, and providing strategies for moving pupils forward in their mathematics, ensuring the best possible outcomes.

NOTE: this webinar is suitable for both year 1 and year 2 teachers and is suitable for all levels of experience. Year 3 teachers may also find it useful.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 January 2021 15:15 - 17:15 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: AS880 Assessing Key Stage 1 Writing Effectively (Cancelled)

This webinar aims to support teachers to make effective and accurate ongoing assessments of writing in Key Stage 1.

We will unpick the framework statements in detail and explore how to look for, and record, evidence of the statements in pupil work, and share best practice approaches to gathering evidence.

We will also be exploring how to identify and address gaps, and providing strategies for moving pupils forward in their writing, ensuring the best possible outcomes.

NOTE: this webinar is suitable for both year 1 and year 2 teachers and is suitable for all levels of experience. Year 3 teachers may also find it useful.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 January 2021 11:30 - 13:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: ESC/20/794 Compassionate leadership group coaching (EVENT FULL)

This course is open to any member of staff who has supervisory responsibility, or member of staff who is interested in developing their compassionate leadership skills.

Find out how you can adapt your leadership style to help those around you flourish during times of uncertainty. As some staff start to return to the office and others continue to work from home we are all going through another phase of adjustment. If you have supervisory responsibilities, or you work with staff across the organisation, you can support people’s wellbeing by developing your compassionate leadership skills.

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1 13 January 2021 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: CWA393 Equalities: Exploring Inclusive Practice in Your Team - Racial, Ethnic and Religious Diversity (Virtual)

This workshop is a live interactive virtual classroom, 1/2 day workshop for Early Help staff, delivered using Zoom.

You are skilled and experienced in your field; you take pride in your professionalism; you care about your team and the children, young people and families you work with. 

  • How confident and equipped do you  feel to provide the best possible service to diverse communities  of all racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds?
  • What are your strengths in this area and what  anxieties and concerns do you have?

This reflective workshop will provide an opportunity to explore issues around race, ethnicity and religious diversity, enabling you and your team to improve professional practice when working with families, children and young people.

Participants are required to complete the Racial, Ethnic and National Equality Foundation Module e-learning via the East Sussex Learning Portal prior to undertaking this workshop.

Important note. Please see 'Additional Information' box below for joining instructions.

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1 13 January 2021 13:00 - 15:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: LSC670 ESSCP: Consent, sex and young people (Virtual)

Over the course of this half day workshop you will learn about the law in relation to sexual consent. We will break down the definition and use case studies to explore what having the freedom and capacity to consent means. We will look at the rights and responsibilities of individuals engaging in sexual activity and ways in which you can discuss these issues with children and young people by looking at practical tools and resources.

This FREE live, interactive training will be delivered via ZOOM. Full joining instructions, including links to access the training and guidance will be sent close to the course start date. Please ensure you read these prior to the course start date and keep them in a safe place.

Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children e-learning prior to coming on this course (see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away. 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 January 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: LSC674 ESSCP: Gangs, Youth Violence, Knives and Criminal Exploitation Awareness Training (Virtual) (Cancelled)

This Zoom course replaces one of the postponed  March 2020 sessions. It is now a full half day course running from 9.30 a.m. to 15.30 p.m. The first Pilot course in August was free but all usual charges now apply.

This course will address gang crime and youth violence. This has been identified as a national priority and this course will enable frontline staff and those working with children and young people to identify individuals at risk of gang involvement and to provide timely support and interventions to support them.

This course will be delivered by Exemplary Safeguarding C.I.C., a ‘not for profit’ organisation established to provide effective help and support to vulnerable young people and adults. The sessions are relevant for colleagues who work with children and young people as well as vulnerable adults

Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children (or an equivalent Safeguarding/ Child Protection Awareness course within your own organisation, and Child Sexual Exploitation e-learning courses prior to coming on this course, see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.


Joining Instructions
This course will be delivered by Zoom. There will be a link at the bottom of your confirmation email to the full joining instructions and guidance. This will include links to access the training. Please ensure you read these prior to the course start date and keep them in a safe place.

Please check your spam/junk mail folders for expected emails not showing in your inbox and take action to ensure these get delivered to your inbox in future.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 January 2021 09:30 - 15:30 Virtual Classroom Map

Code: EYFS092 EYFS : Leadership and Management for new owners and managers in early years settings

This course is aimed at new owners and new managers to further their skills and knowledge in Leadership and Management linking to the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Guidance.

Delegates will explore the difference between leadership and management and how to be effective at both.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 January 2021 09:30 - 12:00 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map

Code: EYFS082 EYFS : New to Reception 2020-2021

Following current government guidance for social distancing, this course will now be running as a series of webinars and Q&A sessions for days 1 and 2. Days 3 and 4 will be face to face training. The course usually costs £360, however we are offering this course at a special price of £250 for this year only, as some sessions will be online.

This course aims to develop specialist knowledge and understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). It enables reception teachers to ensure that their provision is of high quality and that it meets the needs of their class. It will support delegates to understand the principles of the EYFS including how to plan and organise an appropriate learning environment and how to develop effective systems for observation, assessment, planning and evaluation across all areas of learning.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 September 2020 09:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
2 13 October 2020 09:00 - 15:30 Microsoft Teams Webinar Map
3 13 January 2021 09:00 - 15:30 Wellshurst Golf Club Map
4 02 February 2021 09:00 - 15:30 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: ESC/20/740 Health & Safety Management Principles (EVENT FULL)

This course will equip corporate managers with the skills necessary to enable them to under stand how to effectively manage health and safety within their areas of responsibility. Please note - The Managing Key Issue in H & S for ASC managers is organised by the ASC Training Team.

This training is expected to be delivered via Microsoft Teams.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 January 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Remote Corporate Training Map

Code: ESC/20/629 ILM Level 3 Award in Coaching Fast Track

PLEASE NOTE - this is now delivered remotely via MS Teams over four half day sessions. See Additional Information below for detailed times and dates.

Have you learnt coaching skills through our one day Coaching Skills (previously An Introduction to Coaching) or the two day Coaching for Managers course? Would you like to improve your skills and gain more practice?

If so the ILM Level 3 Award in Coaching could be for you. This course is designed to give you an in depth knowledge of coaching skills and of the tools you can use in your coaching practice. You will also be required to complete 12 hours of supervised coaching to practically apply the tools and skills. Completion of this course will qualify you to become a member of the workplace coaching pool and we will be able to refer potential "coachees" from across the organisation to you.

Typically it can take between six months and one year to complete the course.

By attending our 2-day Coaching for Managers programme, managers will have covered some of the knowledge element of the Level 3 coaching programme and a considerable amount of the skills element.

Therefore all managers who have completed the 2-day programme or the 1 day Coaching Skills are invited to fast track through the ILM Level 3 Award in Coaching.

As part of this course you will be required to find a "coachee" to practice your skills with. Before starting please identify someone that you can either work with yourself, or that you can swap with another person in the group.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 November 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
2 24 November 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
3 13 January 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map
4 14 January 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Remote Corporate Training Map