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65 courses found

Code: CWB239AB Motivational Interviewing Foundation (EVENT FULL)

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 14 May 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map
2 21 May 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: CWB248 Equalities: Exploring Inclusive Practice In Your Team - Racial, Ethnic and Religious Diversity - am session

This workshop is for Homefield Cottage only.

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 Race, Ethnicity and Nationality Foundation Module prior to undertaking this workshop.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 May 2019 10:00 - 13:15 Homefield Cottage Map

Code: CWB217 International Social Work Practice (Cancelled)

This is a unique opportunity for social workers to access training provided by Children and Families Across Borders (CFAB) around international social work. CFAB provide us with support in international cases, especially where we are thinking of placing a child overseas or are tracking a child down who has gone missing. The training is targeted at social workers in FST, LAC and CDS teams. 

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1 23 May 2019 10:00 - 16:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWB212A-G Parenting Assessments - A Holistic Approach

This course aims to provide social workers with the tools and research that they need to undertake parenting assessments within the Court setting. The focus will include domestic abuse, mental ill health, problematic drug and alcohol use, learning disability, child’s needs assessment and sexual risk.  There will be pre-reading before each session, and from session two, one participant each session will need to present a case for discussion using a peer supervision model.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
2 10 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
3 17 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
4 24 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
5 07 June 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
6 14 June 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map
7 21 June 2019 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: LSC561 LSCB: Safeguarding Children and Young People who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Trans (LGBT) (EVENT FULL)

This bite size course aims to help practitioners develop a better understanding of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Trans issues for children and young people in order to better meet their needs in a safeguarding context.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: CWB249 Equalities: Exploring Inclusive Practice In Your Team - Racial, Ethnic and Religious Diversity - am session (EVENT FULL)

This workshop is one of two 1/2 day workshops for East DAT/MASH East only.

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 Race, Ethnicity and Nationality Foundation Module e-learning via the East Sussex Learning Portal prior to undertaking this workshop.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 June 2019 09:30 - 12:45 Ocean House Map

Code: CWB250 Equalities: Exploring Inclusive Practice In Your Team - Racial, Ethnic and Religious Diversity - pm session

This workshop is one of two 1/2 day workshops for DAT East/East MASH only.

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 Race, Ethnicity and Nationality Foundation Module e-learning via the East Sussex Learning Portal prior to undertaking this workshop.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 June 2019 13:45 - 17:00 Ocean House Map

Code: CWA288AB Adopting a Whole Family Approach to Domestic Abuse and Promoting Safety - Professional Level Workshop (EVENT FULL)

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 05 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map
2 12 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: CWB269A-B Attachment Based Practice with Families, Part 1- infancy, early childhood and the school years (EVENT FULL)

Social workers in particular, are encouraged to book on this training:

The two-day course forms the foundation level of a programme of training on 'Attachment Based Practice with Families'. It replaces the previous 'Application of Attachment Theory' 2 day course. Practitioners who have attended the Application of Attachment Theory course are eligible to book directly on to the second part of the programme: 'Attachment Based Practice with Families, Part 2 - Adolescence, Adulthood and the Family System'

Part 1 of the course focuses on infancy and early childhood, moving up to the school years. It introduces contemporary attachment theory, its links with child development, neurobiology and the emerging field of narrative medicine. 

Attachment theory is essential for understanding how human beings function in relationships and how people develop social and psychological difficulties. It is also fundamental for understanding what constitutes psychological wellbeing.


 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map
2 06 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: CWB251 Equalities: Exploring Inclusive Practice In Your Team - Racial, Ethnic and Religious Diversity - am session

This workshop is one of two 1/2 day workshops for Fostering and panel members only.

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 Race, Ethnicity and Nationality Foundation Module e-learning via the East Sussex Learning Portal prior to undertaking this workshop.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 June 2019 09:30 - 12:45 Lansdowne Hotel Map