190 events found

SEND School Data

Starts: Wednesday 29 September 2021 - 14:00 - 16:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Data Managers, School Business Managers, Primary & Secondary SENDCO, Inclusion Leads
What does this event cover
Comprehensive training on data collection and reporting for Camden and national returns to maximise funding streams.
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Development Matters and Birth to Five Matters (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Thursday 30 September 2021 - 14:00 - 16:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For all Early Years practitioners working with children aged 0 - 5.
What does this event cover
Development Matters and Birth to Five Matters are new non-statutory guidance for the new EYFS framework. These two documents have
been published to support practitioners understand how children typically develop and learn from birth to the end of the Reception year. They can be used to help practitioners assess children’s level of development which in turn informs decisions about how to support a child’s learning.

This workshop will be an opportunity to look at these documents in more detail and consider how they might be used in your setting.

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Stress Management and Self-Care

Starts: Thursday 30 September 2021 - 16:00 - 17:00
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 session that focuses on stress management and coping strategies for staff. This is a safe and confidential space where staff are able to reflect on current and past challenges and receive practical guidance and support around their wellbeing. Staff only need to share what  they are comfortable with. Please join the session from a private and uninterrupted space.
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Subject Leaders Network

Starts: Thursday 30 September 2021 - 16:00 - 17:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Computing Subject Leaders
What does this event cover
Share good practice and keep up to date with everything concerned with the Computing Curriculum.
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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.

Paediatric First Aid (EYFS)

Starts: Friday 24 September 2021 - 09:00 - 16:30 (This event has sessions that are still to run see below)
Venue : Kilburn Grange Childrens Centre, 1 Palmerston Road, London, NW6 2JL map
Who is this event for
For all Early Years practitioners in Settings and Childminders working with children aged 0 - 5.
What does this event cover
This is a 12 hour paediatric first aid course that will take place over two days. (one day face to face and one day via Zoom)  As required by the EYFS safeguarding and welfare requirements, settings need to ensure that at least one member of staff with a current first aid certificate is present on the premises or on outings at any one time.

The course will focus on:
- problems of the respiratory system
- problems of the circulatory system
- problems of the nervous system
- miscellaneous problems.

In order to ensure a fair allocation of places, only two places per setting will be given in the first instance, with additional places being
allocated on a first come first served basis.

Important information:

Please bring photo ID, and inform the instructor if you have any serious health/ allergy issues. 

Full attendance is required so candidates should arrive early, lateness can mean exclusion from the course/assessments. Leaving the room during the course to attend to other matters may lead to non-certification.

CPR, Recovery position, and Control of Severe Bleeding assessments require floor work and kneeling, so all candidates should wear loose fitting trousers, and appropriate footwear. Please carry out a personal risk assessment for the practical activities on the course.

Using phones during the course (other than for emergencies) may result in non-certification or being asked to leave the course.

There are 3 breaks during the day. The lunch period is usually 30 minutes. Please make arrangements so you can be in full attendance
 
Please note

Changes made due to Covid-19

The first day is a practical session for assessment.

The second day is a virtual platform (Zoom).

You will have to take part in both sessions in order to receive your certificate
Please read the full details on what changes have been made to the delivery of this programme due to Covid-19

A full risk assessment has been undertaken to ensure the safety of learners, staff and trainers during this event.
Time slots will be allocated for learners to arrive to limit congestions on arrival.
Temperature checks will be taken on arrival


The number of attendees has been reduced to the maximum of 8 learners
All participants are requested to carry out an individual risk assessment. (This will be emailed at time of booking)
A full induction of 'what to expect of the day' will be given on the morning.
The induction will be a full explanation of events, including:
How each learner will have their own manikin
There will be no shared resources
Social distancing
Breaks (please bring your own bottle of water and your own lunch/snacks)
Adequate supplies of soap, paper hand towels and hand sanitiser will be available.


Please email the earlyyearstraining@camden.gov.uk if you have any questions

As per our terms and conditions, we need 48 hours notice if you need to cancel your place.

There are 2 sessions between Friday 24 September 2021 and Friday 1 October 2021

Paediatric First Aid (EYFS) (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Saturday 25 September 2021 - 09:00 - 16:30 (This event has sessions that are still to run see below)
Venue : Kilburn Grange Childrens Centre, 1 Palmerston Road, London, NW6 2JL map
Who is this event for
For all Early Years practitioners in Settings and Childminders working with children aged 0 - 5.
What does this event cover
This is a 12 hour paediatric first aid course that will take place over two days. (one day face to face and one day via Zoom)  As required by the EYFS safeguarding and welfare requirements, settings need to ensure that at least one member of staff with a current first aid certificate is present on the premises or on outings at any one time.

The course will focus on:
- problems of the respiratory system
- problems of the circulatory system
- problems of the nervous system
- miscellaneous problems.

In order to ensure a fair allocation of places, only two places per setting will be given in the first instance, with additional places being
allocated on a first come first served basis.

Important information:

Please bring photo ID, and inform the instructor if you have any serious health/ allergy issues. 

Full attendance is required so candidates should arrive early, lateness can mean exclusion from the course/assessments. Leaving the room during the course to attend to other matters may lead to non-certification.

CPR, Recovery position, and Control of Severe Bleeding assessments require floor work and kneeling, so all candidates should wear loose fitting trousers, and appropriate footwear. Please carry out a personal risk assessment for the practical activities on the course.

Using phones during the course (other than for emergencies) may result in non-certification or being asked to leave the course.

There are 3 breaks during the day. The lunch period is usually 30 minutes. Please make arrangements so you can be in full attendance
 
Please note

Changes made due to Covid-19

The first day is a practical session for assessment.

The second day is a virtual platform (Zoom).

You will have to take part in both sessions in order to receive your certificate
Please read the full details on what changes have been made to the delivery of this programme due to Covid-19

A full risk assessment has been undertaken to ensure the safety of learners, staff and trainers during this event.
Time slots will be allocated for learners to arrive to limit congestions on arrival.
Temperature checks will be taken on arrival


The number of attendees has been reduced to the maximum of 8 learners
All participants are requested to carry out an individual risk assessment. (This will be emailed at time of booking)
A full induction of 'what to expect of the day' will be given on the morning.
The induction will be a full explanation of events, including:
How each learner will have their own manikin
There will be no shared resources
Social distancing
Breaks (please bring your own bottle of water and your own lunch/snacks)
Adequate supplies of soap, paper hand towels and hand sanitiser will be available.


Please email the earlyyearstraining@camden.gov.uk if you have any questions

As per our terms and conditions, we need 48 hours notice if you need to cancel your place.


There are 2 sessions between Saturday 25 September 2021 and Saturday 2 October 2021

21st Century Leaders

Starts: Monday 4 October 2021 - 14:00 - 17:00
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

An introduction to Letters and Sounds phases 4-5

Starts: Tuesday 5 October 2021 - 09:30 - 12:30
Venue : Edith Neville Primary School, 174 Ossulston Street, London, NW1 1DN map
Who is this event for
EYFS and Primary staff
What does this event cover
Participants will develop their confidence, knowledge and understanding of phonics teaching.

Participants will:
  • To develop/ revise phonics subject knowledge
  • To develop an understanding progression in phonics teaching
  • To be able to plan an effective phonics lesson
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How to run Special Time for children with SEND

Starts: Tuesday 5 October 2021 - 09:30 - 11:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
It is expected that the attending staff member will be involved in planning and delivering a regular ‘Special Time’ session.
What does this event cover
Attendees will explore:

- What ‘Special Time’ is and why it is important.
- How to plan and deliver a ‘Special Time’ session.
- How to develop and adapt activities for ‘Special Time’.
- A range of appropriate resources.
Please note
There are 3 sessions between Tuesday 5 October 2021 and Tuesday 19 October 2021

New to Year 2 - Reading, Writing and Maths

Starts: Tuesday 5 October 2021 - 09:00 - 15:00
Venue : Eleanor Palmer Primary School, Lupton Street, London, NW5 2JA map
Who is this event for
Primary Teachers New to Year 2.
What does this event cover
This will introduce teachers to the expectations of end of Key Stage 1 assessment. Teachers will consider how to provide a broad and balanced curriculum whilst ensuring that pupils are prepared for end of year statutory tests.

Reading, writing and maths will be the areas of focus with an emphasis on quality assessment for learning and next steps teaching. Teachers will be more secure in end of year expectations in these areas. Teachers will be given strategies to implement in their class room practise to support children in reaching end of year expectations.
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