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21st Century Leaders (Cancelled)

Starts: Wednesday 20 January 2021 - 14:00 - 17:30 (This event has sessions that are still to run see below)
Venue : Parliament Hill School, Highgate Road, London, NW5 1RL map
Who is this event for
Primary, secondary and special school teachers and pastoral leaders who are in their first middle leadership post or those who wish to consolidate and strengthen their leadership skills.
What does this event cover
Session 1: What makes an outstanding middle leader?
  • Exploring models of leadership
  • When to lead and when to manage
  • Juggling the leadership balls
  • Common pitfalls and how to avoid them!

Session 2: High performing teams

  • The role of the middle leader in driving school improvement
  • Styles of leadership to get the most out of your team
  • Monitoring and evaluating your team’s performance
  • Turning your team around – the journey

Session 3: Holding others to account and having those courageous conversations

  • Exploring the moral purpose of holding your team to account
  • Watch a courageous conversation live and practice using typical scenarios
  • Create a blueprint for excellence in this area

Session 4: Managing upwards and tackling those tricky issues

  • The importance of managing upwards and strategies for achieving this successfully
  • Useful techniques for managing change and dealing with problems arising
  • What are the ingredients of great professional development?

Session 5: What are the behaviours and characteristics of a great team?

  • Transforming a group into a team   
  • Building trust
  • Effective delegation
  • Investing time wisely to raise achievement

Session 6: Planning Professional Development for your team

  • Book group exploring the middle leaders’ role in excellent schools
  • Looking forward for you and your team
Please note
There are 6 sessions between Wednesday 20 January 2021 and Thursday 17 June 2021

Emotionally Based School Avoidance (EBSA)

Starts: Wednesday 28 April 2021 - 12:30 - 13:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Primary and Secondary Staff
What does this event cover
A workshop which explores factors which increase EBSA, and some practical tools that can be used to support intervention plans.
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Having difficult conversations with parents (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Wednesday 28 April 2021 - 18:30 - 20:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For all practitioners working in Settings and Childminders working with children aged 0 - 5.
What does this event cover
For many people challenging or difficult conversations are a bit like the common cold: we all get them, they can be a real nuisance, but there seems to be no cure.

Unlike the common cold, these conversations should not be avoided. The ability to be able to talk about very sensitive and emotive issues is an integral part of early years practice and can be critical to maintaining good parent partnership working and to improving relationships.

Join us for a insight on how to have these difficult conversations.

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Staff Wellbeing

Starts: Wednesday 28 April 2021 - 16:00 - 17:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Primary and Secondary School Staff.
What does this event cover
To provide a safe and facilitated space for staff to reflect on challenges, experiences and successes and to gain support from colleagues who face similar challenges.
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Teaching PSHE Wednesday Webinar

Starts: Wednesday 28 April 2021 - 16:00 - 17:15
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Teaching PSHE Wednesday Webinar
What does this event cover
Get up to date news, information, guidance and training about leading and managing PSHE, planning, the curriculum, high quality teaching and learning, assessing, monitoring and evaluating PSHE and citizenship.

  • Find out about good resources
  • Share ideas with other Leads about the role
Please note
DIGITIAL CLASSROOM COURSE

The course will take place online using a digital platform. The login details will be circulated the day before each session is schedule to take place.

Early Years Advisory Meeting

Starts: Thursday 29 April 2021 - 18:00 - 19:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For managers and leaders of Early Years Settings.
What does this event cover
The most recent update to the government guidance Actions for early years and childcare providers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak (updated 3rd Dec 2020) continues to sate: Wherever possible, settings are encouraged to avoid visitors entering their premises, therefore our early years advisors still have no immediate plans to visits settings.

However, early years advisors are available for support and guidance during their normal working hours and while they are unable to visit settings are continuing to offer their online Advisory Meetings where you can join to have face to face conversations, share ideas and experiences, as well as discuss questions you might have and topics of interest. The topics are up to you – you decide what you would like to discuss. Ideas can be emailed to the training team at earlyyearstraining@camden.gov.uk and we will publish the topics near the meeting dates.



 

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Lunch and Learn Seminar -Supporting children and young people who have developmental language disorder (DLD)

Starts: Thursday 29 April 2021 - 12:30 - 13:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
All staff for all phases
What does this event cover
Supporting children and young people who have developmental language disorder (DLD).
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Are you ready for the revised EYFS? An introduction to the changes to the EYFS and implications for your school or setting: Kentish Town East Locality: Early Years payments to be made after 1.4.21

Starts: Tuesday 4 May 2021 - 13:00 - 15:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For all staff working within the EYFS in Camden.
What does this event cover
During this session we will:
  • Understand the rationale and principles underpinning the revised EYFS
  • Be aware of the  changes to the EYFS Statutory Framework with a focus the educational programmes and early learning goals
  • Explore the use of the new Development Matters non-statutory guidance  
  • Explore how the  changes may impact on  your EYFS practice
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Fire Warden Training

Starts: Tuesday 4 May 2021 - 13:30 - 16:30
Venue : Carlton Primary School, Grafton Road, Kentish Town, London, NW5 4AX map
Who is this event for
Safe I.S. qualified instructors are affiliated to the institute of Fire Engineers and provide a comprehensive Fire Safety Training course at your own premises, allowing companies to comply with current legislation and Fire Risk Assessments, This enables employees to meet their statutory insurance obligations and to protect staff and property under current Health and Safety Regulations (The 2005 Fire Regulatory Reform Act).
What does this event cover
Essential Training for Every Workplace

This course covers many aspects of a building evacuation including; Means of Escape, The Responsible Person, Fire Warden Responsibilities, Fire Telephones, Health and Safety Legislation and use of portable fire extinguishers.

The training officer will talk in detail about the premises with the trainees while conducting a walk around the building identifying escape routes, fire fighting equipment, suitable muster points and fire brigade access/liaison to deliver the best course relevant to your place of work.

Practical Fire Extinguisher Training

Including as part of the training course is a practical session where attendees will have hands-on experience with different types and sizes of fire extinguishers, their functionality and how they handle. This will then be utilised to extinguish a controlled demonstration fire using a specially designed ‘Fire Rig’.
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First Aid at Work Requalification

Starts: Tuesday 4 May 2021 - 09:30 - 16:30
Venue : Argyle Primary School, Tonbridge Street, London, WC1H 9EG map
Who is this event for
The QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) Requalifying Course is specifically designed to allow first aiders to renew their first aid at work qualification when their certificate is due to expire.

During this 2 day course, candidates will have the opportunity to practise essential first aid procedures, as well as learn the latest techniques for dealing with emergency situations and managing injuries and illnesses in the workplace.
What does this event cover
The role and responsibilities of a first aider; assessing an incident; managing an unresponsive casualty; cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs); recovery position; heart attack; stroke; chocking; epilepsy; asthma, diabetes; anaphylaxis shock; head and spinal injuries; chest injuries; wounds and bleeding; fractures; sprains, strains and dislocations; minor injuries; burns and scalds; poisoning; eye injuries.
Please note
There are 2 sessions between Tuesday 4 May 2021 and Wednesday 5 May 2021