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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Food Safety and Hygiene Level 2- Royal Society for Public Health (WSCC Staff only) (EVENT FULL)  
This one day event will cover the principles of food hygiene for people who are food handlers. The event aims to provide you with the knowledge and understanding of; the importance of food hygiene, associated food safety hazards, good hygiene practice and controls based upon an awareness of food safety management systems. These topics are regarded by the Food Standards Agency as being important to understanding and maintaining good practice in the handling, processing and preparation of safe food. The event will provide you with an in-depth knowledge on food safety and updated legislat ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 5 June 201809:30 - 16:30Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 5 June 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


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The Secrets of Self Harm (EVENT FULL)  
This one day workshop is for relevant staff to develop their understanding of issues related to Self Harm. Some people use self harming behaviour as a coping strategy when life gets unbearable. This interactive workshop, which includes group discussion and practical exercises provides an opportunity to explore personal stories of the intricacy of self harm.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 8 June 201810:00 - 17:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 8 June 2018

10:00 - 17:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


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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 1Monday 11 June 201809:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 11 June 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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Food Safety and Hygiene Level 2 - Royal Society for Public Health (WSCC Staff only)  
This one day event will cover the principles of food hygiene for people who are food handlers. The event aims to provide you with the knowledge and understanding of; the importance of food hygiene, associated food safety hazards, good hygiene practice and controls based upon an awareness of food safety management systems. These topics are regarded by the Food Standards Agency as being important to understanding and maintaining good practice in the handling, processing and preparation of safe food. The event will provide you with an in-depth knowledge on food safety and updated legisl ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 11 June 201809:30 - 16:30Worthing - Centenary HouseConference Room 4
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 11 June 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Worthing - Centenary House

Conference Room 4


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Working Together To Safeguard Children (EVENT FULL)  
This one day course is for members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and the parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 11 June 201809:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 11 June 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


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Signs Of Safety Practice Lead Session (Family Support, Protection and Disability)  
This is a half day workshop for Practice Leads on Signs of Safety Practice Implementation. The Practice lead development programme will support you to further practice and develop Signs of Safety in your service area and to enable and support the learning of others. This session will specifically target Practice Leads who work in Family Support, Protection and Disability in Children and Family Services. Practice leads should ideally have attended Signs of Safety Training and understand that there is a two year Practice lead Learning and Development Team Trajectory to which they will ne ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 12 June 201813:00 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 14
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 12 June 2018

13:00 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 14


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Signs of Safety Practice Lead Session (MASH, A and I, EDT)  
This is a half day workshop for Practice Leads on Signs of Safety Practice Implementation. The Practice lead development programme will support you to further practice and develop Signs of Safety in your service area and to enable and support the learning of others. This session will specifically target the three service areas in Children and family Service. They should be prioritised by Practice Leads in the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub, Assessment and Intervention and Emergency Duty Team. Practice leads should ideally have attended Signs of Safety Training and understand that there ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 12 June 201809:30 - 12:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 14
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 12 June 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 13 June 201809:30 - 16:30Worthing - Centenary HouseConference Room 4
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 13 June 2018

09:30 - 16:30

Worthing - Centenary House

Conference Room 4


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Signs of Safety Practice Development Lead Sessions  
This is a half day workshop for Children's Services’ Practice Leaders who are leading on Signs of Safety implementation. These sessions are also open to Children's Social Care IRO’s, CPA’s, AP’s and Managers.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 13 June 201809:30 - 12:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 14
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 13 June 2018

09:30 - 12:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 14


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Signs of Safety Practice Lead Session (IRO, CPA and Residential)  
This is a half day workshop for Practice Leads on Signs of Safety Practice Implementation. The Practice lead development programme will support you to further practice and develop Signs of Safety in your service area and to enable and support the learning of others. This session will specifically target Practice Leads who work as Independent Reviewing Officers, Child Protection Advisors and Residential Services. Practice leads should ideally have attended Signs of Safety Training and understand that there is a two year Practice lead Learning and Development Team Trajectory to which they ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 13 June 201813:00 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 14
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 13 June 2018

13:00 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 14


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