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Code: SGC/19/967 EYFS Professional Development Day - Play it, Talk it, Write it - The Building Blocks of your Reception Curriculum (£)

PLAY IT, TALK IT, WRITE IT - The building blocks of your Reception curriculum
A professional development day for Teachers and Teaching Assistants in Reception

Keynote Speakers:
Tricia Lee - Helicopter Stories - Letting Imagination Fly
Dianna Strauss - Write Dance

Workshops:
Outdoor Learning
Maths
The Role of the Adult in Continuous Provision
The New Ofsted Framework

Costs:
£95 for your first delegate
£55 for your second delegate
Contact the Early Years Team at earlyyears@southglos.gov.uk for discounts for sending more than 2 delegates

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1 25 October 2019 08:30 - 15:30 BAWA Map

Code: SGC/19/451 Anxiety & Depression - Awareness (EVENT FULL)

This half day course is aimed at people working in a variety of settings and will provide information and greater understanding about anxiety and depression, including how these link to loneliness and isolation for people. The course will incorporate a number of evidence-based strategies and raise delegates' awareness about services that can help promote wellbeing. The standard charge for this course is £40. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions.

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1 29 October 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/334 The Record Business (Children's Services)

This course looks at transforming the quality of your approach and how you record that new way of working: your assessments, care plans, visit forms, & all written work will be clear, concise and bring to life what life must be like for each child or young person youÀre working with. To do this the course will show you how to draw on your knowledge from research, experience and practice combined with an understanding of the childÀs needs within their family or the context in which the child lives. It will show you how the facts-analysis-judgement approach works: and how it will help as you move towards the Signs of Safety way of working. This course aims to make you confident in understanding what is relevant and meaningful and then show you how to write that down effectively. The standard charge for this course is £80. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions.

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1 29 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/078 Women in Leadership (South Glos Staff Only) (EVENT FULL)

This woman’s leadership development programme seeks to address the under representation of women in management roles within the council through a women’s only programme which builds confidence, informal networks and develops an understanding of women as future leaders. This inspiring and engaging programme is for existing female managers who wish to progress in their careers or aspiring managers and leaders. If this programme interests you but you aren’t sure if it is right for you please give Emily Proom (4213), Emma Ford (4447) or Debra Parsons (8273) a call to discuss this further. Please note: This is a women only programme. If you are interested in management development you may also be interested in our Introduction to First Line Management programme which sets out the foundations of knowledge and skills needed for development within a management role. Course details are on the website.

Please note there is a charge to attend this course for external delegates of £200. South Gloucestershire Council employees will not be charged.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 29 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map
2 09 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Lyde Green Community Centre Map
3 27 January 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/241 AIS Intermediate

This half day session is designed for all users of AIS that are required to input/add/amend data.  It is a pre-requesite that the e-learning module is passed prior to booking onto this session

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 October 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/082 The FREEDOM Method (Cancelled)

The FREEDOM method Personal Development Model® is designed to help you build confidence, wellbeing and achieve your personal and professional goals. This interactive one day workshop will teach you the stages of the model and give you an opportunity to work on your goals throughout the day. The group is then encouraged to provide you with 99 days of ongoing informal support and encouragement to achieve your goals.

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

Code: SGC/19/050 The Importance of Therapeutic Play in Promoting Children's Mental Health and Wellbeing - Only open to Childminders on IF SEN Support Package

Embrace and unleash your ‘inner child’
An opportunity to play and understand your creative playful spirit
Recognise being creative is not about an end product

Only open to Childminders on IF SEN Support Package

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 October 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Bradley Stoke Community School Map
2 04 March 2020 19:00 - 21:00 Bradley Stoke Community School Map
3 03 June 2020 19:00 - 21:00 Bradley Stoke Community School Map

Code: SGC/19/224 Emergency First Aid (EVENT FULL)

This is a one day course for participants to develop the skills necessary to provide emergency first aid to someone who has an accident or suddenly becomes ill at work. Participants will be trained and assessed during the course in order to receive a certificate. Please note - you will be required to complete 3 practical assessments and a multiple choice test. You need to bring Photo ID eg passport, driving licence. If these are not available please bring your Work ID with photo If you require assistance with reading/writing please let the use know prior to the start of the course.

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1 31 October 2019 09:15 - 16:30 Acorn Health & Safety Ltd Map

Code: SGC/19/121 Basic Clinical Skills (Cancelled)

This half day workshop is aimed at adult social care staff in South Gloucestershire, working in domiciliary, residential and day care services (statutory sector AND IVP sector agencies) The course includes trainer presentation, discussion, and a short multiple-choice assessment at the end to check the information has been retained by participants. Relevant handouts/paperwork will be provided by the facilitator Claire Boyd, North Bristol Trust. Please note this training is held at Southmead Hospital (Learning & Research building in the Science Quarter).

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1 04 November 2019 09:00 - 13:00 Southmead Hospital Map

Code: SGC/19/147 Childminder Network (cf) (Cancelled)

Are you up to date with local and national information relevant to childminding? Come and join with other childminders for an informal evening specifically aimed at supporting childminders.

This network meeting will provide childminders with an opportunity to receive and share information in an environment that facilitates and encourages 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.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 November 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Bradley Stoke Community School (Primary Phase) Map