‘New’ for 2020
SECONDARY NQT NETWORKS
We are pleased to share details of our new ‘pay as you go’ offer for our secondary NQTs in Wakefield. These sessions are being offered at a subsidised rate of £100 for all three sessions (all three must be purchased together).
Session 1 – Wednesday, 5 February 2020
Session 2 – Tuesday, 24 March 2020
Session 3 – Tuesday, 5 May 2020
The sessions will be led by Jo O’Brien, Assistant Headteacher, Castleford Academy and delivered/supported by colleagues from the Five Towns ITT Partnership.
All to be held at The Chesney’s Centre, Featherstone 4.00 – 5.30pm
The first session will have a focus on Engaging Learners and NQTs will have the opportunity to shape the agenda for the following two sessions to ensure they gain the most from the training offer.
To book please visit http://tradedservices.wakefield.gov.uk/T110588
Or for any enquiries, please contact the CPD Team on 01977 721522.
Working with SEND free Training Day
The course aims to support practitioners in understanding children and young people with communication interaction and social, emotional mental health needs. It will explore the barriers experienced by the children and young
people and their families and how the setting can become a more inclusive environment.
The training will cover documentation/evidence based practice that reflects the SEND Code of Practice, and can be adapted by schools. There will also be an overview of the Council’s support services that schools can access.
Identify common barriers to learning for children and young people with SEND:
-Recognise how a strategic and organised approach will support children with communication interaction and social and emotional mental health needs
-Explore strategies and ideas to support your school to be an inclusive environment
-Recognise the benefits of working closely with parents and carers and involving them in the assess, plan, do, review cycle
-Increase awareness of the Council’s support services
-Increase knowledge of the SEND code of Practice and the use of key documentation/evidence based practice.
Education - Teachers and support staff working directly with pupils
Education – Managers
5th March 2020
The Special Education Needs Support Service (SENSS) are offering 1 free place to each school.
Log in to book your place now : http://tradedservices.wakefield.gov.uk/T98638
Wakefield School Governor Training & Development Opportunities - Spring Term 2020
Dear Wakefield School Governor
May we take this opportunity to wish you a very Happy New Year!
Hopefully you are refreshed and ready to start thinking about your training and development programme for the spring term. We are pleased to present the attached opportunities to you, all of which have limited space available and available to book through our Training Service Level Agreement.
To book your place on any of the sessions, please visit www.tradedservices.wakefield.gov.uk and enter the course title to search. Please do not hesitate to get in touch should you have any queries.
The Governor Services Training Team
Wakefield Traded Services - Market Place Event
Are you a Headteacher/ Principal, Chair of Governors or a School Business Manager? - we're holding a Market Place Event to showcase Local Authority Services available to school and academies.
This will be a drop in session from 10am to 1pm and will enable attendees to speak to Local Authority Officers - services attending include:
Business Advice and Training / Commercial Waste Services
School Governor Services
Health & Safety
Newly Qualified Teacher Support
Professional Learning / CPD
Finance / Transactional Services
School Admissions and Transport
Assessment & Moderation
Headteachers/Principals, School Business Managers and Chairs of Governors.
The event is free - bookable here: http://tradedservices.wakefield.gov.uk/T107535
Time and Venue
10:00 to 13:00 at the Cedar Court Hotel, Wakefield.
SENCO Conference 2020
The SENCO Conference is running on 02 June 2020 at the Holiday Inn, Wakefield.
Keynote Speaker Fintan O'Reagan will be doing a keynote speech around 'No two children are the same'
There will also be a range of workshops to choose from closer to the event.
Book now via www.tradedservices.wakefield.gov.uk