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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Care and Legal Aspects for Children in Care  
This one day course is for staff in residential establishments. It explores the requirement for consistent care for young people in residential establishments, including support with behaviour issues. It will enable you to explore your own attitudes and appreciate your role in encouraging young people to achieve their potential.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 31 January 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 31 January 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


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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 1Monday 4 February 201909:30 - 16:30Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 4 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


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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 1Monday 4 February 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
Session 2Tuesday 5 February 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 4 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


Session 2
Tuesday 5 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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Substance Misuse Awareness (EVENT FULL)  
This one day course is for staff in Children and Young People Services. It is designed to raise awareness of different drugs as well as giving you knowledge of services across West Sussex which support families and individuals with substance misuse problems.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 5 February 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 14
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 5 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 14


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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 1Thursday 7 February 201909:30 - 16:30Chichester - County HallCommittee Room 1
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 7 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Chichester - County Hall

Committee Room 1


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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 1Friday 8 February 201909:30 - 16:30Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 8 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


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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 February 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 11 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


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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 1Tuesday 12 February 201909:30 - 16:30Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 12 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


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Autism - Intermediate 2 (EVENT FULL)  
This is a one day course for staff providing day to day support and care to people on the autistic spectrum. You must complete the Introduction to Autism online learning course and 'Autism - Intermediate 1' course before attending this course.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 13 February 201909:30 - 16:30Worthing - Centenary HouseConference Room 4
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 13 February 2019

09:30 - 16:30

Worthing - Centenary House

Conference Room 4


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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 1Wednesday 13 February 201909:30 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideMain Conference Room
Session 2Thursday 14 February 201909:30 - 16:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideMain Conference Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 13 February 2019

09:30 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Main Conference Room


Session 2
Thursday 14 February 2019

09:30 - 16:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Main Conference Room


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