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30 courses found

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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1 28 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Lansdowne Hotel 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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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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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: CWC/19/92MU Coaching to Improve Performance for Line Managers (2 day programme)

Coaching to Improve Performance for Line Managers is a 2 day programme for Children's Services staff that provides participants with the skills to use a coaching approach with direct reports in a way that empowers them and helps them to take responsibility for improving performance in their role.

Please note that at the moment, places on these sessions are restricted to ESCC CS managers.

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1 07 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Cooden Beach Hotel Map
2 14 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Cooden Beach Hotel Map

Code: IFW02 Inform Families Workshop – Enable families to access online services

This half day workshop provides knowledge and confidence to support 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;  

Administration support staff, community support organisations, early help keyworkers, health visitors, library staff, nursery nurses, parent support advisors, school pastoral care workers, school teaching assistants and school reception staff and volunteers.

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1 12 June 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Hailsham Children's Centre Map

Code: CWA302 Holding Difficult Conversations with Families - Workshop (EVENT FULL)

These new format events will support staff who work directly with families to be more confident and capable when holding difficult conversations. 

Participants will be introduced to a new set of practice principles that have been designed by East Sussex practitioners and consider how to integrate holding difficult conversations with families with Solution Focus and Motivational Interviewing techniques.

All registered participants are required to watch this 16 minute introductory video from the trainer Phil Jones in advance of participating in this workshop.

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1 13 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: LSC585 LSCB : Understanding Safeguarding in a Digital World

This course will enable professionals to explore current research and practice in relation to children and young people’s use of mobile technologies. This course is aimed at all front line professionals, including managers from East Sussex County Council Children’s Services Social Care, Early Help, Children’s Services Education, Schools, Adult Services, and Youth Offending Team. East Sussex Police, Health, Probation and the Voluntary and Independent sectors.

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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1 17 June 2019 10:00 - 16:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: LSC586 LSCB : Safeguarding Children with Additional Needs (EVENT FULL)

This course aims to challenge professional thinking, values and beliefs that exist around safeguarding children with additional needs. To understand the risks and indicators associated with safeguarding children with additional needs.


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

 

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1 21 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CW084 Children's Services Welcome Session

A brief introduction to East Sussex County Council and the work of Children's Services. For all staff new to Children's Services, part of the induction programme.

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1 24 June 2019 14:00 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWA312 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 on the Continuum of Need.

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 25 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map