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Code: SGC/22/0049 Level 3 Award in Co-ordinating an Outdoor Curriculum (QCF) – 14 credits (£)

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Anyone with an educational background wanting to develop outdoor teaching skills as a Curriculum Outdoor Coordinator.
This training course fits the needs of educational professionals in the EYFS & National Curriculum.

Entry requirements-
You must be working in an educational establishment and have a relevant DBS.
You must have completed Level 2 Outdoor Learning Practitioner (OLP) course beforehand

The Level 3 Award in Co-ordination of an Outdoor Curriculum fits the needs of educational professionals and the EYFS & national curriculum.
It focuses on developing practical hands-on skills & a range of activities and experiences to use outdoors, developing your outdoor space and grounds.
Do you want to consider how to further develop the outdoor space, enhance the clubs that currently happen outdoors or build confidence to successfully cascade information and embed outdoor learning in your setting, taking a whole strategic approach to using outdoor environments for education and learning?
Become an outdoor ambassador.
• This is a QCF accredited course through Cambium.
• You will have a work book to hand in to complete the course.
• This will approx. take 9 months to complete.

Would you like to motivate and enthuse others to get outside the classroom?
“Memorable activity leads to memorable learning” Robin Hammerton HMI

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 March 2022 09:30 - 16:30 St Helen's CE VC Primary School Map
2 23 March 2022 09:30 - 16:30 St Helen's CE VC Primary School Map
3 24 March 2022 09:30 - 16:30 St Helen's CE VC Primary School Map

Code: SGC/22/0013 INTRODUCTION TO CHILD PROTECTION (Previously known as Interagency Child Protection-course content unchanged)

WE WILL KEEP YOU UPDATED AS TO WHETHER THIS TRAINING SESSION CAN BE DELIVERED FACE TO FACE SAFELY OR REMAIN AS A ZOOM SESSION .

ZOOM INVITES WILL BE SENT OUT SHORTLY BEFORE TRAINING.

IF YOU ARE A SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE EMPLOYEE YOU WILL NEED TO CONTACT OUR IT DEPARTMENT TO REQUEST YOU ZOOM LICENSE.

This 4 hour virtual inter-agency training session will cover: The laws and policies that relate to safeguarding children and YP What we mean by safeguarding and how some children can be harmed What signs to look out for How ACE's impact families and children Local and inter-agency procedures that are in place The role of early help Appropriate information sharing Responding to allegations

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 March 2022 09:30 - 16:30 Webinar: Zoom Map

Code: SGC/22/0107 VIRTUAL Committee Support Network - Session 5 Recruitment

As an Officer of the Committee, do you fully understand the roles and responsibilities of a voluntary organisation? Do you know about the VLE and the information available to you? Are you confident that you can recruit replacements when your time as a Committee Officer is up?

This support network is an informal opportunity for Officers of the Committee to get together and network with others in a similar role, to learn from each other’s experiences, to discuss common issues with our team and to start to plan for future succession.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 April 2022 19:00 - 20:30 Microsoft TEAMS Map

Code: SGC/22/0108 VIRTUAL Committee Support Network - Session 6 Handover

As an Officer of the Committee, do you fully understand the roles and responsibilities of a voluntary organisation? Do you know about the VLE and the information available to you? Are you confident that you can recruit replacements when your time as a Committee Officer is up?

This support network is an informal opportunity for Officers of the Committee to get together and network with others in a similar role, to learn from each other’s experiences, to discuss common issues with our team and to start to plan for future succession.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 07 June 2022 19:00 - 20:30 Microsoft TEAMS Map

Code: SGC/22/0096 Baby Room Network

These network meeting is for experienced Baby Room Practitioners who would like an opportunity to develop their knowledge and practice through networking.

How do you meet the unique needs of babies in your setting? These networks are aimed at experienced practitioners and room leaders who would like opportunities to reflect, extend their thinking, share experiences and gain new ideas for developing practice. A supportive peer to peer environment will be facilitated to encourage delegates to gain the benefits of networking.

As a network we aim to be responsive to the needs of the group and will use delegate feedback alongside current research to provide the focus for each session.

This network meeting will take place on Microsoft Teams.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 June 2022 14:00 - 15:30 TBC Map

Code: SGC/22/0104 Playful Pre-School Network

Time spent playing is never wasted …
This network is for practitioners, leaders or room leaders who would like to develop and improve their Pre-school Room environment in readiness for children to learn and have fun.

Through this network we will explore child development, new ways to support early language development and ideas to provide a rich stimulating environment that you can put into practice straight away both inside and outside.

We would like this to be a forum which meets your needs so please suggest any ideas for further focus and discussion which we can develop together.

Please come ready to play, get involved, and have fun as well as being eager to discuss and share new ideas.

“There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million.” (Walt Streightiff)

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 June 2022 10:00 - 12:00 TBC Map

Code: SGC/22/0101 Leadership & Management Network 2.00-3.30

These network meetings are for leaders and managers of pre-schools and nurseries.

Are you up to date with local and national information relevant to early years? Join other leaders and managers for a meeting which will provide an opportunity to receive and share information. Sessions are structured to draw on research 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 and the network will be responsive to your needs so please bring your ideas.

“Leaders ensure that they and practitioners receive focused and highly effective professional development…”
Leadership and management grade descriptor for Outstanding.

This meeting will take place virtually on Microsoft Teams.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 June 2022 14:00 - 15:30 TBC Map

Code: SGC/22/0100 Leadership & Management Network 9.30-11.00

These network meetings are for leaders and managers of pre-schools and nurseries.

Are you up to date with local and national information relevant to early years? Join other leaders and managers for a meeting which will provide an opportunity to receive and share information. Sessions are structured to draw on research 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 and the network will be responsive to your needs so please bring your ideas.

“Leaders ensure that they and practitioners receive focused and highly effective professional development…”
Leadership and management grade descriptor for Outstanding.

This meeting will take place virtually on Microsoft Teams.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 June 2022 09:30 - 11:00 TBC Map

Code: SGC/22/0102 Leadership & Management Network 6.00-7.30

These network meetings are for leaders and managers of pre-schools and nurseries.

Are you up to date with local and national information relevant to early years? Join other leaders and managers for a meeting which will provide an opportunity to receive and share information. Sessions are structured to draw on research 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 and the network will be responsive to your needs so please bring your ideas.

“Leaders ensure that they and practitioners receive focused and highly effective professional development…”
Leadership and management grade descriptor for Outstanding.

This meeting will take place virtually on Microsoft Teams.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 June 2022 18:00 - 19:30 TBC Map