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Code: SGC/21/1237 Children’s – Mosaic Intermediate

** You will not be able to attend this course if you have not completed the relevant Me-Learning module**

During this session you'll get the opportunity to practice what was covered in the online 'Me-Learning' by logging into the Mosaic Training Database and completing a series of tasks which will be explained to you in short video demonstrations. The tasks will include recording basic person details and updating running records.

This is a self-led virtual course conducted via Microsoft Teams, the CAH Learning Portal and the Mosaic Training Database.
** You will not be able to progress to ‘Children’s – Mosaic Advanced’ until this course has been completed**

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1 21 October 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Microsoft TEAMS Map

Code: SGC/21/1083 Disadvantage Network - Kingswood Cluster

Inclusing Kingswood, Staple Hill, Cadbury Heath, Downend, Longwell Green, Oldland Common and Mangotsfield.

As a setting with a high number of children entitled to 2yr funding and / or Early Years Pupil Premium, we would like to invite you to our locality-based disadvantage network, based at the Children’s Centre.

We will be discussing the challenges faced by families in your area and the impact this has on your setting. We will be exploring how we can creatively work together to share our knowledge, skills, and expertise to improve outcomes for children.

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1 21 October 2021 16:00 - 18:00 Kingswood Children's Centre Map

Code: SGC/21/1140 Talking Menopause for Managers

Event for managers

Managing menopause in the workplace is no different to managing any other health or welfare issue so why can feel it so awkward and embarrassing to have that menopause conversation?

Join Sarah Davies from Talking Menopause to gain awareness of menopause, what it is, who is affected and what you can do to help .

Learn about the impact in the workplace and how you can support members of your teams. You will leave this session feeling confident to have that menopause conversation.

Talking Menopause will be hosting this webinar, which is open to all managers. You’ll be given the opportunity to ask questions and to think about how you have menopause conversations with staff. Please encourage other colleagues to attend.

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1 21 October 2021 14:00 - 16:00 Webinar: Microsoft Teams Map

Code: SGC/21/1151 ASYE Academy: Assessors Workshop (Assessors Only)

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This workshop aims to go through why we have ASYE, what your role is as an assessor and to effectively support them. Once you are booked on please email Georgina.burgess@southglos.go.uk, so the pre-workshop handouts can be sent to you.

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1 22 October 2021 10:00 - 12:30 Webinar: Microsoft Teams Map

Code: SGC/21/1179 Wellbeing Coaching - South Glos staff only (Dan Farmer)

These 50 minute coaching sessions with coaches will assist council staff in coming up with strategies and action plans to maintain and build their wellbeing and resilience. Unlike counselling which provides a safe space to explore worries and concerns, these confidential coaching sessions will help staff come up with individual plans to help them build their resilience, understand what they can do to enhance their wellbeing and overcome current and future obstacles. There are activities and exercises that wellbeing coaches can also give people to work through in their own time if they would find it useful.

Please note these sessions will be delivered by skype or telephone.  Your coach will contact you to confirm the best method for you.

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1 22 October 2021 11:00 - 12:00 Skype/Telephone Map

Code: SGC/21/1114 Wellbeing Coaching - South Glos staff only (Emma Ford)

These 50 minute coaching sessions with coaches will assist council staff in coming up with strategies and action plans to maintain and build their wellbeing and resilience. Unlike counselling which provides a safe space to explore worries and concerns, these confidential coaching sessions will help staff come up with individual plans to help them build their resilience, understand what they can do to enhance their wellbeing and overcome current and future obstacles. There are activities and exercises that wellbeing coaches can also give people to work through in their own time if they would find it useful.

Please note these sessions will be delivered by skype or telephone.  Your coach will contact you to confirm the best method for you.

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1 22 October 2021 11:00 - 12:00 Skype/Telephone Map

Code: SGC/21/1128 Wellbeing Coaching - South Glos staff only (Sally Norris)

These 50 minute coaching sessions with coaches will assist council staff in coming up with strategies and action plans to maintain and build their wellbeing and resilience. Unlike counselling which provides a safe space to explore worries and concerns, these confidential coaching sessions will help staff come up with individual plans to help them build their resilience, understand what they can do to enhance their wellbeing and overcome current and future obstacles. There are activities and exercises that wellbeing coaches can also give people to work through in their own time if they would find it useful.

Please note these sessions will be delivered by skype or telephone.  Your coach will contact you to confirm the best method for you.

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1 22 October 2021 09:00 - 10:00 Skype/Telephone Map

Code: SGC/21/0327 ADVANCED CHILD PROTECTION


IF YOU ARE A SOUTH GLOS EMLOYEE YOU MUST CONTACT THE IT DEPARTMENT FOR YOUR ZOOM LICENSE.

A training package has been developed to temporarily replace and fulfil the aims and objectives of one day face to face Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection course.
The package includes a remote distance learning element supplemented by a 4 hour online trainer led session.
The training 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.


Requirements for training:

Participants must be provided with protected time, in an environment free from all work-related duties and distractions to successfuly complete the training.
Participants require access to a camera and microphone to be able to fully engage in the session.
On the day of training, should the above requirements not be possible, participants should rebook for a different date when they are able to meet the requirements, failure to full engage in the session may result in non-issue of certificate and a request to repeat the training session.

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1 25 October 2021 09:00 - 13:00 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/21/1232 Windrush Through the Generations – talk by Roger Griffiths MBE

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For over 70 years people from the Caribbean have made valuable contributions to British society and culture. Their influence can be seen in a range of arenas from sporting success to vital institutions that include the NHS and London Transport. However their legacy and that of many migrant communities can be traced across centuries and circles the globe. Author, academic and activist Roger Griffith gives a personal insight on the history of the Windrush Generation and their enduring legacy today.

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1 25 October 2021 13:00 - 14:00 Microsoft TEAMS Map

Code: SGC/21/0921 Safeguarding Adults Awareness for Community Groups (Volunteers Only) AM Session

PLEASE NOTE THIS TRAINING WILL BE DELIVERED FACE TO FACE AT KINGSWOOD CIVIC CENTRE.


Please note this session is for Community Group Volunteers only, if you work in a Social Care organisation or charity, please book on Raising Safeguarding Concerns training.

The multi-agency South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Adults Board oversees the Joint Policy & Procedures for Safeguarding Adults in this area. It is essential that a wide range of individuals who support adults at risk are aware of key issues of Safeguarding Adults.

This session will equip volunteers who support community groups within South Gloucestershire to identify what safeguarding adults is, how to recognise an adult at risk and what to do if abuse is disclosed or suspected.

This session can also be delivered ‘in house’ to your group either virtually via Zoom or Face to Face as Covid restrictions allow. For more information about this please email hrworkforcedevelopment@southglos.gov.uk or cfry@caringfootsteps.co.uk

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1 26 October 2021 10:00 - 12:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map