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Heads of Sixth Form Network

Starts: Tuesday 18 May 2021 - 15:00 - 16:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
This network meeting is for Camden's Heads of Sixth Form.
What does this event cover
An opportunity for Sixth Form leads to discuss every aspect of Post-16 provision, for all mainstream Camden sixth forms, including colleges and academies.

How to ensure adequacy of curriculum provision for all , and how to make that provision good or outstanding; as well as giving an overview of government and LA thinking, regarding policy issues, and management, and teacher actions that work to raise the profile of post-16 students.
Please note
This session is part of the Secondary Network Package.

Management of Asbestos

Starts: Wednesday 19 May 2021 - 09:30 - 12:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
To provide Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Business Managers, Bursars, Office Manager & Premises staff with the essential information required for the effective management of asbestos remaining in schools and children’s centres.
What does this event cover
This course covers the essential information required for the effective management of asbestos remaining in schools and children’s centres.

Areas covered include:

  1. Camden’s asbestos policy and arrangements
  2. Types of asbestos survey and understanding survey data
  3. Use of asbestos management plans
  4. Effective use of the permission to work procedure
  5. Incident management
  6. Asbestos works

By attending the course you will:

  1. be able to identify the important parts of the Asbestos Survey, what it means to the school and how to ensure staff, children and visitor safety.
  2. understand your role and responsibilities in relation to managing asbestos where it remains in situ
  3. be able to implement effective practical management in your workplace including the permission to work procedure, annual inspections and reporting asbestos related incidents
  4. be able to act as an authorising officer for the school and complete the permission to work log
  5. be aware of where to look for further information and advice
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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.

Staff Wellbeing

Starts: Wednesday 19 May 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 challenge.
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Childminding Forum

Starts: Thursday 20 May 2021 - 18:30 - 20:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For all Childminders in Camden.

What does this event cover

These termly childminding forums provide a regular opportunity to meet up with your childminding colleagues and your Early Years Advisors to discuss a range of professional issues.

Please note
The forum will be via an online platform due to restrictions on face to face meetings.

Once you have booked on the forum you will receive a link on the morning of the event where you can log in and join the session. One of the team will be monitoring emails - so if you have any problems there will be someone on hand to support you to access the event.

Support with working with parents

Starts: Thursday 20 May 2021 - 16:00 - 17:15
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
This is a space to talk about challenges that you are facing when working with parents and any difficult experiences you may have had. You will receive support and guidance from a mental health professional about how to manage these situations.






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Are you ready for the revised EYFS?: Payments to be made after 1st April 2021 (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Saturday 22 May 2021 - 09:30 - 12:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For all Early Years Settings & Childminders in Camden.

What does this event cover
The aims of this course are:

• To understand the rationale and principles underpinning the revised EYFS.

• To be aware of the changes to the EYFS Statutory Framework with a focus on the educational programmes and early learning goals.

• To explore the use of the new Development Matters non-statutory guidance.

• To explore how the changes may impact on your EYFS practice.

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Child Protection Online (3 hours) (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Saturday 22 May 2021 - 09:30 - 12:30
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, and Committee Members responsible for the EYFS.


What does this event cover

The online session will cover:

  • The signs and symptoms of abuse.
  • Referrals.
  • Allegations and Whistleblowing.
  • Record keeping and sharing information.
Please note

The link to access the training will be circulated the day before the session is scheduled to take place.

Before the training, we recommend the delegates to:

  • To have the correct software on your device to join the virtual session.
  • To join in the virtual session 10 minutes earlier than advertised to allow for any IT issues.
  • Ensure you are in a room away from distractions or interruptions.
  • Ensure no under 18’s are present as we may present or show graphic content due to the nature of the training.
  • Have any present training materials on hand if requested.

EYFS Leaders Meeting

Starts: Tuesday 25 May 2021 - 09:30 - 15:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
High quality Early Years provision makes a difference to children’s life chances and the higher the quality of this provision, the longer its impact can be seen. The effectiveness of EYFS leadership is one of the key drivers of this quality.

The termly EYFS leaders meetings provide a forum for EYFS leaders to meet each other and exchange ideas and information between Camden schools.

Termly meetings will:

  • Support EYFS Leaders to ...
What does this event cover
EYFS leaders will be more effective in their role and up to date with latest development / initiatives. Leaders will have the opportunity to share best practice and informally network with colleagues.
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Introduction to the Role of the SENCO (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Tuesday 25 May 2021 - 14:00 - 16:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For SENCOs new to the role, and will also be a useful refresher for more experienced SENCOs regarding Camden’s procedures and best practice. This session if for all SENCOs in early years settings.

What does this event cover
In this course you will learn about the SEN Code of Practice and the statutory duties regarding children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). The day also shows you formats and systems to support you in your role. It is an essential course for SENCOs new to the role in Camden.

The focus of the course will be on:
  • Defining a special educational need.
  • The Code of Practice procedures.
  • The role of the SENCO.
  • Setting and reviewing targets.
  • Working with parents.
Please note
Participants must attend all three dates.
There are 3 sessions between Tuesday 25 May 2021 and Tuesday 29 June 2021

Are you ready for the revised EYFS? An introduction to the changes to the EYFS and implications for your school or setting: Kings Cross Locality

Starts: Wednesday 26 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
Please note