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12 courses found

Code: AS830 Assessment: Assessment and Reporting Arrangements at the End of Key Stage 2: what every teacher needs to know

This course sets out the statutory requirements for assessment of, and reporting on, pupils' achievements at the end of Key Stage 2 (KS2) in 2019/20. It is primarily aimed at teachers in Year 5 and/or Year 6, although teachers in Years 3 and 4 would also benefit. It is suitable for both experienced teachers and those new to the profession, or new to KS2.

The course will cover:

  • key changes for 2019/20
  • approaches to effective assessment
  • standardisation and moderation (both formal and informal)
  • administration of, and preparation for, the end of KS2 tests and the multiplication check
  • analysis of past end of KS2 test papers
  • strategies and approaches to ensuring the best outcomes for all pupils.

Headteachers are invited to attend the first morning session, free of charge, with their teachers to ensure that key messages are clear and consistent across the school. 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 November 2019 08:30 - 15:30 Powder Mills Hotel Map

Code: DSL122AB Child Protection : Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Training - Initial Training for Schools (EVENT FULL)

This course provides essential information, guidance and professional development for Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs).

This 2 day training programme will provide staff with the skills, knowledge and understanding to undertake the role within an educational setting, ensuring compliance with Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2019, Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018 as well as locally developed guidance and documentation.

In order to gain your certificate you must attend both days training, however you may start in the role of DSL after completion of the first day.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 November 2019 09:00 - 16:30 Wellshurst Golf Club Map
2 13 January 2020 09:00 - 16:30 Wellshurst Golf Club Map

Code: CWA310 Equalities: Working with Trans and Gender Questioning Children and Young People - Professional level workshops

This professional level workshop provides an insight into the lives of trans and gender questioning children and young people, as well as gaining
information on trans identities more generally. 

The course aims to increase practitioners confidence in supporting young trans people to develop a strong sense of identity in the face of marginalisation. You will learn practical ways to make our services more safe and inclusive.

Please note: Participants are required to complete Trans Awareness Foundation Module prior to undertaking this workshop.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 November 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: CWC/19/424 Foster Care: Adolescent Support Group


Support groups provide a much needed opportunity to talk about fostering issues with other carers. They are attended by carers who
have a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise which they have accumulated through many years in fostering. The support group can offer
an opportunity to share experiences and provide invaluable support to each other. Some of the support groups will have designated speakers to share
information or address a training need.

Speakers: 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 November 2019 19:30 - 21:30 Bannatyne Hotel Map

Code: CWC/19/335 Foster Care: Fostering Changes Under 12's, practical skills, understanding behaviours and strategies to use. (Cancelled)

The Fostering Changes Programme was established in 1999 by the Conduct Disorder, Adoption and Fostering National and Specialist Team at the Maudsley Hospital. Following the increasing request from Foster Carers for more practical solutions to the problems they were experiencing with their Looked After Children to manage behaviour and avoid disruptions.

The Fostering Changes Programme is behaviourally based and derives from research into parenting skills, attachment, educational attainment and the academic progression of looked after children who are in Foster Care. It is flagship course for Foster Carers that provides them with the practical skills in behaviour identification and management that will support the longevity and stability of placements and make a significant difference to a looked after child’s life.

The course is open to all foster carers regardless of their experience and relationship to the children they look after.

This course is aimed for children 12 years and under

This is an 7 week course and all parts should be attended.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 October 2019 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 07 November 2019 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
3 14 November 2019 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
4 21 November 2019 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
5 28 November 2019 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
6 05 December 2019 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
7 12 December 2019 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWC/19/314 Foster Care: Fostering in a Digital World - 13 years and over

To explore how young people use technology today and how we can support them to stay safe. This course reflects current trends and is specific to the teenage years.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 November 2019 10:00 - 13:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: GOV782 Governor Training : Schools Finance - An Introduction to Finance

This course aims to provide new governors or governors new to school finance with an understanding of how schools are funded and the part the governing board plays in ensuring financial accountability.

 

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1 14 November 2019 19:00 - 21:00 The Civic Centre Map

Code: ESC/19/448 LCS/EHM (Liquid Logic Children’s) Search and View

LCS Search and View is a half day of training for East Sussex County Council users to familiarise themselves with the Children’s Liquid Logic platform. This course is designed to show you how to navigate Liquid Logic, find clients and view case data and includes viewing scanned images held within ECaseFile. 

This course is for anyone joining an ESCC team that uses LCS or EHM whether to view client data or input data into the system. 

As a new staff member your manager must request that a Liquid Logic account is created for you before attending this course. When the account is created you will receive an e-mail invitation to book onto this course. Existing users are welcome to book if they wish to refresh their skills. 

You must complete this training in order to be able to access the LIVE system. The trainer will activate your account on attendance.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 November 2019 13:30 - 16:30 Room 505 St.Mary's House Map

Code: CWA292 Mental Health: Perspectives on Children and Young People with Mental Health Issues - Professional Level Workshop (Cancelled)

This new 1/2 day workshop is part of a themed learning programme focusing on practical support and intervention with Children and Young People where mental health issues might be present.

The event is facilitated by Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) and Local Safeguarding Children’s Board (LSCB) professionals. It is responding to learning needs identified in this area by a broad range of Children’s Services practitioners working with Children and Young People on Level 3 and 4 on the Continuum of Need. 

This workshop is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need and specifically Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) and SENCOs from schools and early years providers.

Important note: Participants will need to have undertaken the Mental health foundation module 3 e-learning prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details).

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1 14 November 2019 13:00 - 17:00 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: OE121 Outdoor Education : Governor & Management Board Roles & Responsibilities for School Trips (A.M. course)

To provide Governors and Members of the Management Board with a clear understanding of their role and responsibilities for the management of offsite visits and school trips.

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1 14 November 2019 09:00 - 13:00 Bushy Wood Scout Camp Map