This popular course is essential for practitioners from Children's Services and Adult Social Care, education, early help, the police and health, to review, update and consolidate core knowledge about domestic abuse.
This two day ‘professional level’ workshop is part of the domestic abuse thematic learning pathway and will give an overarching and updated view on current research, theory and practice in the field. It 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.
Important note: You will need to have undertaken all three foundation level domestic abuse e-learning modules prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.Essential Information
This course provides essential information, guidance and professional development for Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs). This new enhanced 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 2016, Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015 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.Essential Information
This two day safeguarding supervision programme aims to focus on the core knowledge and skills needed by supervisors working within a variety of settings in health and social care. It focuses on the 4x4x4 (integrated) model of supervision.
Important note: Participants must complete the Honey and Mumford Learning Styles questionnaire before attending the course - see additional information under full details.
This course provides participants with the knowledge that will enable them to identify signs and indicators of abuse and their responsibilities in terms of responding to and highlighting any concerns, appropriately using East Sussex County Council procedures. It will also discuss the wider safeguarding role and discuss how to identify children and families who require an Early Help Plan and where to get the appropriate help and advice.Essential Information
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.
SPEAKER: TBCEssential Information
Succession planning is the responsibility of all governors and includes recruiting for vacancies on the Governing Board. We will seek to explode the myths about leadership of the governing board (skills, professional etc).Essential Information
Professional clerking has a vital role to play in meeting the administrative and procedural requirements of boards and enabling efficient
and effective discussion and decision making.
The education sector can be a fast moving field, and you may find it tricky to stay on top of changes and statutory requirements. When considering the effectiveness of school governance, the role of the professional clerk cannot be underestimated and it is considered essential that clerks keep up to date with changes in the sector and identify good practice to make the most of the hours worked.
It is also recognised that the role can feel isolating when working independently of the school. The Area Network meetings give clerks the opportunity to network and share best practice with their colleagues.Essential Information
This course aims to explore the responsibility of the governing body for Health and Safety in their school.Essential Information
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|1||06 February 2018||19:00 - 21:00||East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)||Map|
Induction is essential for all new governors and for longer term governors wishing to refresh, to help understand their roles and responsibilities.Essential Information
This course aims to enable the responsible person in each establishment to undertake a workstation assessment and to provide training for staff in the setting up of an ergonomic workstation.Essential Information