For staff who may lead or train other staff in their setting, taking a leadership role with a responsibility for developing provision.
What you will learn:
- Enhanced knowledge and understanding of good autism practice.
- Learn to question, evaluate and develop autism practice within your setting.
- How to use tools to audit staff skills and identify training needs.
- Develop skills and knowledge so that you can support your organisation to meet/exceed the requirements of external reviewers such as Ofsted and be compliant with legislative requirements.
Meeting children’s unmet emotional needs through adult-led, nurturing games and playful activities. Developing social skills, self-regulation, self-esteem, self-confidence and a sense of belonging through doing, not talking. Theraplay can be used with the whole class, small groups or individuals as part of everyday curriculum practice. Suitable for teachers and TAs in primary and secondary schools. Led by: Kirsten Dexter, teacher and Theraplay practitioner.
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To enhance the leadership of maths to increase progress made by pupils.
The Maths Network will ensure that FS, KS1, KS2, and KS3 maths leads are aware of new research and developments related to their curriculum area. The network will also allow Maths Leaders to work collaboratively in order to:
· Contribute to key LSP priorities as identified by school and MAT leaders
· Share best practice from their own schools
· Access to national experts and input
Planned and facilitated by an SLE or Lead Teacher in three sessions over the academic year:
8/11/18, 12/2/19, 17/6/19
Developing ICT Skills: Using Greenhouse School Websites Content Management System (CMS) and MailChimp
This course is for all support staff who use and who wish to further their skills in using Greenhouse School Websites Content Management System or MailChimp.
This course will be tailored to the needs of those that sign up.
Payment must be received prior to course and full payment must be paid for cancellation within two weeks of course start date.
Cancellation with full refund will only be provided during an Ofsted visit.
In every circumstance please let us know if you’re not going to attend.
Preparing for senior leadership
This programme is for Middle leaders looking for promotion to a senior leaders post.
Twilight: Monday 17th June 4.00 - 5.00 pm
Interview day: Friday 21st June 8.30 - 4.30 pm
Taking part in mocks interviews is not only useful for preparing to get a new job. It is an opportunity to reflect on your practice and receive guidance to help you develop your leadership skills and impact. Spend time thinking, preparing and speaking about your values and practice in interview conditions, and receive expert feedback on your ideas, experience and interview style. Particularly focused on those aspiring to Senior Leadership.
Learn how to write effective Social Scripts for pupils with autism
Course to include:
· Why social scripts are effective
· How to write to increase your pupil’s understanding
· The rules of writing social stories
· Sharing examples of social stories
Participants will have the opportunity to have a go at writing their own social story in a supportive environment
The course has been developed by Health Education England and the School Development Support Agency, in partnership with an expert group of educational psychologists, education consultants and mental health organisations and responds to the areas highlighted in the recent Green Paper Transforming Children and Young People's Mental Health Provision.
Preparing for middle leadership
This is for all teachers looking for promotion to a middle leaders post.
Twilight: Monday 24th June 2019 4.00 - 5.00 pm
Full day mock interview: Friday 28th June 8.30 - 4.30 pm
Taking part in mocks interviews is not only useful for preparing to get a new job. It is an opportunity to reflect on your practice and receive guidance to help you develop your leadership skills and impact. Spend time thinking, preparing and speaking about your values and practice in interview conditions, and receive expert feedback on your ideas, experience and interview style.