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Code: CWA293AB Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop

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.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map
2 27 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map

Code: BR3P1 Building Resilience: Signposting families to the support and resources they need (Basic) (Cancelled)

This course covers general sign posting for families key miles stones, enabling families to access online services and information digitally, delivered by the Family Information Service in Children's Services who established the Parent Information Contact (PIC) https://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/childrenandfamilies/familysupport/parent-information-contacts/ scheme in 2007. 

Workshop for frontline staff in working with parents including;  

children's centre frontline staff, social workers, keyworkers, health visitors,  community nurses and any CS staff that work with families.

You will need to bring a laptop and/or smart phone to the training

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 January 2020 09:30 - 12:30 County Hall Map

Code: LSC611 ESSCP : Child Criminal Exploitation and Child Sexual Exploitation - Working with Young People at Risk (EVENT FULL)

The course will enable participants to work directly with children and young people who are experiencing or are at risk of criminal and/or sexual exploitation.

We will also look at how the community, professionals and children and young people themselves often respond differently to boys when it comes to child sexual exploitation and what we can do about this.


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.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWA316 Digital Practice Conference

This is our fourth Digital Practice Conference where our Digital Practice Leads will explore and provide resources on how to help keep children and families stay safe online.

In the morning you will be given an update from CEOP ambassadors and then a session on criminal exploitation in which a young person will share their experiences of County Lines and the role technology plays.

In the afternoon there will be a number of workshops – see the conference timetable below for more information.

It is essential that you bring your device and VPN token with you - see additional information.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 January 2020 08:45 - 16:45 Cooden Beach Hotel Map

Code: CWB297 Leading Resilient Teams - An Introduction to the Resilience Toolkit

This 1-day workshop is for Practice Managers leading social work teams. It introduces the Resilience Toolkit - a resource set up around social work roles, providing practical tools to equip managers to lead team based resilience workshops and activities. The workshop prepares managers to deliver a half day team session. Participants must complete a short exercise before attending the workshop - see ‘Additional Information’ via the ‘Full details’ button.

 

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1 29 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: CWB312 Child and Adolescent Development (EVENT FULL)

This full day workshop reviews child and adolescent development including the neuroscience specific to this group. An overview of influencing factors which impacts on child development will be examined including genetic, environmental, cultural and social factors, parenting styles, physical or emotional difficulty and resilience. This workshop is relevant for all practitioners working with families antenatally or families with children and young people. 

Participants must complete the Introduction to Child and Adolescent Development elearning before attending this course. To access this course please click here

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: CWB241A-B Motivational Interviewing Foundation

This two-day course provides a theoretical framework and practical guidance on using Motivational Interviewing as a significant tool within relationship-based practice. 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map
2 06 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map

Code: CWB311A-F Connected Practice Leadership Programme for Heads of Service

This six month bespoke programme has been developed for Heads of Service and is comprised of two key elements. Firstly, a series of workshops run on a monthly basis which focus upon key elements of Connected Leadership. Secondly, participation in an action learning set designed as the collaborative opportunity for Heads of Service to engage in critical reflection and peer learning.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map
2 03 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map
3 07 April 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map
4 11 May 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map
5 16 June 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map
6 14 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map

Code: CWA314 Mental Health: First Aid and Sign Posting for Adults - Professional Level Workshop (EVENT FULL)

This one day workshop will enable you to increase your competence in talking with adults about mental health issues. This will include challenging conversations about subjects such as self-harm and suicide, using screening tools to help assess a person’s mental health and identify positive interventions.

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.

Important note: Participants will need to have undertaken the Mental Health Professional eLearning modules 4 and 5 and viewed a 20 minute interactive video to attend 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 04 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: CWB286A-i Mindfulness for Resilience and Wellbeing

This evidence based mindfulness programme offers an opportunity to learn a range of mindfulness skills to help equip you to thrive in busy and challenging work settings. This course has been evaluated independently and shown to have positive benefits in terms of reductions in stress and improved psychological wellbeing. Other identified benefits included increased compassion and a possible reduction in compassion fatigue; this has clear implications for the quality of relationships with service users.
 
Important note: The trainer will contact participants in advance of the course as part of the application process. Participants are expected to complete daily home practice and attend the scheduled Saturday retreat session - see additional information.
 
 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 January 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
2 04 February 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
3 11 February 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
4 18 February 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
5 25 February 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
6 03 March 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
7 17 March 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
8 24 March 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
9 31 March 2020 09:30 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel Map