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This pathway is for all childcare staff working in residential care who are not Social Work qualified. The pathway will guide you through the Learning and Development opportunities available to you in your first two years in post.
 
To book a place on these events follow the links to see available dates and locations, all events are also listed at the bottom of this page.


Induction and Online Learning Modules – Week One
Corporate Induction and Residential Induction Process
Child Sexual Exploitation
Manual Handling
Medication Level 1
Infection Prevention and Control




 
 
  
Residential Staff Development
Second Year
These courses can be done at the manager’s discretion. The unit must have two members of staff who have been on the courses at any one time. Course groupings signifies sequence of attendance
Learning and Development Training Days
The Secrets of Self Harm 1
Mental Health First Aid 2
Substance Misuse Awareness 1
Sexual Health and Personal Relationships 1
Caring for Young People who have been Sexually Abused 2
Total Training Days 7
        
Disability Homes Staff Development 
Second Year
These courses can be done at the manager’s discretion. The unit must have two members of staff who have been on the courses at any one time. Course groupings signifies sequence of attendance
Learning and Development Training Days
Epilepsy Awareness 0.5
Autism - Intermediate 1  1
Autism - Intermediate 2 1
Understanding Autism 3 1
Makaton 2
Protecting Disabled Children 1
Total Training Days 6.5
 
 
 
 
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Signs of Safety Practice Leader Session for CAI, MASH EDT and IPEH  
This half-day workshop is for Signs of Safety Practice Leaders working within CAI (Contact Assessment and Intervention), MASH (Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub), EDT (Emergency Duty Team) and IPEH (Integrated Prevention and Earliest Help) It will focus on the subject area of the Harm Matrix, Best Questions and Danger Statements as outlined in the Learning and Development Trajectory.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 25 September 201809:30 - 12:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideGoodwood Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 25 September 2018

09:30 - 12:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Goodwood Room


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Signs of Safety Practice Leader Session for Family Support & Protection, CDT & CFIS  
This half-day workshop is for Signs of Safety Practice Leaders working within Family Support & Protection, CDT (Child Disability Team) and CFIS (Child and Family Intervention Service) It will focus on the subject area of the Harm Matrix, Best Questions and Danger Statements as outlined in the Learning and Development Trajectory.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 25 September 201813:00 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideGoodwood Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 25 September 2018

13:00 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Goodwood Room


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Fire Safety - An Introduction (WSCC and PVI Care Establishments) (EVENT FULL)  
This interactive, half-day workshop is for all Care Establishment staff and will provide you with an understanding of fire, how it starts and spreads and the most effective ways of extinguishing different types of fire. It will look at your role and responsibilities in the event of a fire. This workshop can be part of an induction programme or as a refresher to previous learning. PARKING As there is no 'on site' parking at any of the Fire Stations - please allow extra time to find a parking space. Horsham Fire Station - Access The front door of the Fire Station is opp ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 26 September 201809:30 - 12:30Worthing Fire StationTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 26 September 2018

09:30 - 12:30

Worthing Fire Station

TBA


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Signs of Safety (EVENT FULL)  
This is a two day targeted course and is only available to managers and practitioners in Children's Social Care (including R&A, IFS, CDT's, CLA teams, FRT Over 10's, Integrated Services, Fostering and Residential) as well as Safeguarding Unit (CPA's and IRO's), FRT Under 10's and Think Family Teams who are working with children where there are concerns for their safety and wellbeing. It is the standard training module used to deliver the signs of safety approach to practitioners, supervisors and managers working with children and families where there are concerns about their safety and wel ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 26 September 201809:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
Session 2Thursday 27 September 201809:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 26 September 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


Session 2
Thursday 27 September 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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Signs of Safety Practice Leader Session for IRO's, CPA's and Residential  
This half-day workshop is for Signs of Safety Practice Leaders who work as Independent Reviewing Officers (IRO's), Child Protection Advisors (CPA's) and in Residential. It will focus on the subject area of the Harm Matrix, Best Questions and Danger Statements as outlined in the Learning and Development Trajectory.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 26 September 201813:00 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 14
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 26 September 2018

13:00 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 14


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Signs of Safety Practice Leader Session for Resilience & Permanence, AFRS and Care Leavers  
This half-day workshop is for Signs of Safety Practice Leaders who work in Resilience & Permanence, Adolescent and Family Services (AFRS) and Care Leavers. It will focus on the subject area of the Harm Matrix, Best Questions and Danger Statements as outlined in the Learning and Development Trajectory.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 27 September 201813:00 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideGoodwood Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 27 September 2018

13:00 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Goodwood Room


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Signs of Safety Practice Leader Session for Adoption & Fostering and SGO  
This half-day workshop is for Signs of Safety Practice Leaders who work in Adoption & Fostering and the Special Guardianship (SGO) Assessment Teams. It will focus on the subject area of the Harm Matrix, Best Questions and Danger Statements as outlined in the Learning and Development Trajectory.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 28 September 201809:30 - 12:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 14
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 28 September 2018

09:30 - 12:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 14


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Autism - Intermediate 1 (EVENT FULL)  
This is a one day course for staff providing day to day support and care to people on the autistic spectrum. It will provide you with an opportunity to build on your existing knowledge of Autistic Spectrum Disorder.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 3 October 201809:30 - 16:30Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 3 October 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


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Child Protection Awareness (EVENT FULL)  
This full day course is designed for all staff who have infrequent or irregular contact with children, young people, parents or carers who may become aware of possible child abuse or neglect. This is an introductory course to children's safeguarding, to enable staff to be more alert to children's safety and welfare and know how to act on any concerns. This is not a refresher course for staff who have already completed safeguarding training. It will look at current definitions of child abuse and neglect and consider signs and indicators of abuse and neglect. It will outline the current le ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 5 October 201809:30 - 16:30Chichester - County HallCommittee Room 1
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 5 October 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Chichester - County Hall

Committee Room 1


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Behaviour Management and Physical Intervention (Team Teach)  
This 2 day course is a mandatory course for residential staff. It explores the development of the knowledge and skills required when implementing positive handling as part of a whole setting approach to behaviour management.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 8 October 201809:30 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideMain Conference Room
Session 2Tuesday 9 October 201809:30 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideMain Conference Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 8 October 2018

09:30 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Main Conference Room


Session 2
Tuesday 9 October 2018

09:30 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Main Conference Room


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