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21st Century Leaders (Cancelled)

Starts: Monday 4 October 2021 - 14:00 - 17:00 (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 Monday 4 October 2021 and Tuesday 28 June 2022

Fire Warden Training

Starts: Tuesday 1 February 2022 - 13:30 - 16:30
Venue : La Sainte Union Catholic School, Highgate Road, London, NW5 1RP 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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From knowing to deep understanding - Engaging with Global Concepts through the curriculum

Starts: Tuesday 1 February 2022 - 16:30 - 17:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Teachers in all phases who wish to better understand how Global Concepts (big Ideas that span multiple subjects) can be used to
facilitate and implement curriculum, shape teaching, and aid the move from knowing to a deep understanding within the process of learning.

Middle Leaders and Senior Leaders who would like to enhance their understanding of the role Global Concepts can play in shaping curriculum, teaching and learning.
What does this event cover
  • Participants will gain an understanding of what a concept is as an organising idea and mental construct
  • Understanding of the what and why of Concepts at different levels of scale - Global, Macro & Nested
  • Understanding of the benefits of engaging with Global Concepts (e.g. Rules, Systems, Culture) through the curriculum
  • Understanding of the hallmarks of an effective Concept driven curriculum 
  • Ability to apply Concepts in the design and delivery of curriculum
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Active Classrooms Workshop

Starts: Wednesday 2 February 2022 - 16:15 - 18:00
Venue : Camden City Learning Centre (CLC), Charrington Street, Somers Town, London, NW1 1RD map
Who is this event for
All Primary teaching staff
What does this event cover
How to create a more active and less sedentary classroom learning environment.
  • Why  this work is important, including the evidence and local picture       
  • Resources and support that are available
  • An opportunity to redesign a current lesson and make it more active
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Leadership Masterclasses - Leading and Managing a Team

Starts: Wednesday 2 February 2022 - 16:00 - 18:00
Venue : Haverstock School, 24 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm, London, NW3 2BQ map
Who is this event for
New middle and senior leaders
What does this event cover
Each masterclass and will cover  the practical realities , essential skills and knowledge required for successful leadership in key areas. Leaders will  feel  confident and ready to implement  the key ideas and strategies back in their own school.
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Paediatric First Aid (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Wednesday 2 February 2022 - 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 Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification is ideal for those who work or intend to work in a childcare setting as it is been specifically designed to fulfil Ofsted’s first aid requirements for early years teachers, nursery workers and childminders.

Successful candidates will learn the roles and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider, and will be equipped with the necessary skills to administer safe and effective treatment when deal ...
What does this event cover
The roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider; assessing an emergency situation; dealing with an unresponsive infant or child; recovery position; cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs); chocking; head and spinal injuries; fractures; anaphylaxis and allergic reactions; meningitis; asthma; febrile convulsions; seizures; diabetic emergencies; poisoning; burns and scalds; electric shock; external bleeding; hypovolemic shock; eye, ear and nose conditions; bites and stings; minor injuries; treatment for hot and cold body temperatures.
Please note
There are 2 sessions between Wednesday 2 February 2022 and Thursday 3 February 2022

Building effective partnerships with employers that lead to transformative encounters

Starts: Thursday 3 February 2022 - 16:00 - 17:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Secondary teachers, careers leaders, 6th form leadership
What does this event cover
  • Gatsby benchmarks 5
  • Building and sustaining effective partnerships – what works
  • The different types of employer encounters and their effectiveness.
  • Top tips and case studies of what works
  • Evaluating the success of employer and work based encounters
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Mental Health Lead's Network Meeting

Starts: Thursday 3 February 2022 - 16:00 - 17:15
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Mental Health Leads.
What does this event cover
We look forward to welcoming you to the Mental Health Leads Network meeting which provides a supportive space for all Mental Health Leads. It is an opportunity to meet other MH Leads, share what you are doing, discuss challenges and develop good ideas and strategies to help you in your role. We have invited along a Clinical Psychologist who will speak to the group about work with young people and adults who have experienced PTSD and / or are seeking asylum and will share some ideas for how you can support pupils experiencing these issues.
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Primary Maths Subject Leaders

Starts: Tuesday 8 February 2022 - 09:00 - 15:00
Venue : Eleanor Palmer Primary School, Lupton Street, London, NW5 2JA map
Who is this event for
This event is open to all primary school staff.
What does this event cover
We will meet as a group once a term. At each meeting we will:

  • Ensure coordinators are up to date with national development in mathematics, for example, OfSTED guidance, assessment developments and curriculum innovations.
  • Develop skills as a coordinator
  • Share good practice Regular meetings will also enable a building up of networks, open classrooms and expertise sharing to strengthen our schools partnership.
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Workshop to Raise Awareness of Prevent WRAP – Train the Trainer

Starts: Tuesday 8 February 2022 - 13:30 - 15:30
Venue : Camden City Learning Centre (CLC), Charrington Street, Somers Town, London, NW1 1RD map
Who is this event for
PRIMARY- DSLs, Prevent leads and staff responsible for safeguarding training.
What does this event cover
Delegates will be able to:
  • Deliver 1 hour Prevent training to staff in schools.
  • Draw out the key themes which need to be covered in annual safeguarding refreshers
  • Become involved in an update network
  • Staff will receive a certificate of attendance for this training
Please note
All staff should update their knowledge on Prevent at least every 2 years. This training can also be run as a bespoke session in your school. Please contact jane.murphy@camden.gov.uk to discuss the needs and focus of your training and set a date.

As a priority area Camden has funding from the Home Office for a Prevent Education Manager who can deliver school focused training. General training can also be accessed online or through CSCP. Experienced DSLs can also give updates