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Code: SGC/19/306 Recruitment Skills Workshop (South Glos Staff Only)

A one day interactive workshop which builds on the mandatory Recruitment & Selection e-module (Search Events/Online learning), which must be completed before attending this course. The workshop is intended for South Gloucestershire Council employees who are currently recruiting and enables them to design and practice all stages of their recruitment process.

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1 21 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/568 Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection (EVENT FULL)

This one day training course is organised by South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board Training Group and is targeted at all staff from all agencies who are working directly with children, or adults who are parents. Effective child protection depends not only on reliable and accepted procedures for all staff involved with children, but also on their skills, knowledge and judgement and the ability to work together co-operatively. Staff with lead roles in child protection require specialised training in order to carry out their work with abused children and families. Please note it is recommended to leave a minimum of 3 months between attending Inter Agency Child Protection and Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection.

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1 22 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/18/261 Smokefree Practitioner Training

A 2-day course to learn the evidence-based way to support clients to stop smoking. This course is aimed at GP and pharmacy staff working within South Gloucestershire. We will accept applicants from other settings on a case by case basis. Please email smokefree@southglos.gov.uk if you would like to discuss setting up a service in your setting.

Applicants from South Gloucestershire area only.

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1 22 October 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Kingswood Civic Centre Map
2 23 October 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/282 AIS 3 Conversations

This 1 hour session is designed to take you through each section of the Care Management Process effected by 3 Conversations step by step to give you valuable hands on experience with how 3 Conversations has effected the AIS process

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1 23 October 2019 11:45 - 12:45 Badminton Road Offices Map

Code: SGC/19/558 Inter-Agency Child Protection (EVENT FULL)

Inter-Agency Child Protection. This one day training course is organised by South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board Training Group and is targeted at employees working directly with children who have completed °single° agency Child Protection i.e. e-learning CP and is facilitated by a South Gloucestershire Multi-agency Safeguarding Board Trainer. Safeguarding of children and young people is everybody°s responsibility. This multi-agency course is aimed at those who need to expand upon the knowledge gained from the e-learning module by increasing confidence and competence in order to contribute to inter-agency assessments and to undertake an assessment of risk when required. This course aims to give staff an opportunity to explore within a face to face, multi-agency environment, various aspects of child protection in order to enhance knowledge and awareness of the issues and the ability to respond appropriately to them. This course will also cover basic processes and procedures for making a referral to Children°s Social Care. Those that have frontline responsibility or are the designated safeguarding lead in their establishment should also undertake Advanced Inter-Agency Child Protection training. Please complete the Child Protection Awareness and Neglect E Learning before attending this training. Please note it is recommended to leave a minimum of 3 months between attending Inter Agency Child Protection and Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection.

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1 23 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/134 Leadership and Management Network (cf) (EVENT FULL)

Are you up to date with local and national information relevant to early years? Come and join with other leaders and managers for an informal meeting specifically aimed at supporting the sector. This network meeting will provide an opportunity to receive and share information. Sessions are structured to facilitate and encourage professional discussion and dialogue. Subjects discussed will reflect national and local updates, consultations or imminent changes. Across the year a variety of topics will be explored.

‘An effective and well-established programme of professional development helps practitioners to improve their knowledge, understanding and practice.’
Effectiveness of Leadership and Management grade descriptor (Good)

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1 23 October 2019 18:30 - 20:30 Bradley Stoke Community School (Primary Phase) Map

Code: SGC/19/212 Making Every Contact Count

A two hour training course-Making Every Contact Count is an approach that uses the millions of day to day interactions that organisations and individuals have with people to support them in making positive changes to their physical and mental health and wellbeing. Rather than telling people what to do Making Every Contact Count is about recognising opportunities to talk to people about their wellbeing using the skills of asking and listening. Making Every Contact Count is not intended to add to busy workloads.

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1 23 October 2019 09:30 - 11:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/066 Promoting Health and Emotional Resilience

This course is designed to be practical and participatory, and to build on the existing knowledge and skills of participants. It is also intended to be enjoyable! Its aims are: * To develop participants' skills in promoting the health and well-being of looked after children and young people. * To improve participants' knowledge and understanding of their role in promoting the health and well-being of the children and young people they look after.

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1 23 October 2019 09:30 - 14:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map
2 22 February 2018 18:30 - 21:00 TBC Map

Code: SGC/19/995 Promoting positive youth mental health

This is an introductory course for people working with children and young people. It aims to increase knowledge and understanding of mental health and emotional wellbeing, mental health problems, how to respond to emotional distress, and promoting resilience in all young people.

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1 23 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/284 AIS 3 Conversations

This 1 hour session is designed to take you through each section of the Care Management Process effected by 3 Conversations step by step to give you valuable hands on experience with how 3 Conversations has effected the AIS process

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1 24 October 2019 14:30 - 15:30 Badminton Road G12 Map