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eLearning: Getting it right: owning the Recruitment process

In a fast paced busy learning environment it is often hard to keep up to date with the latest learning, yet we know that as leaders and managers it is vitally important that you do. The Leadership Centre of Excellence is hosting a Leadership Summit follow up for our AfC staff to develop and update their skills and knowledge in people management.

This workshop will support our leaders and managers to prepare and run a successful recruitment campaign. This workshop will ensure that all our hiring managers are aware of the AfC processes and how to attract candidates. This session is one of th ...
Course Code: BSS 20/078

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eLearning: Its ok to talk: managing sickness sympathetically

In a fast paced busy learning environment it is often hard to keep up to date with the latest learning, yet we know that as leaders and managers it is vitally important that you do. The Leadership Centre of Excellence is hosting a Leadership Summit follow up for our AfC staff to develop and update their skills and knowledge in people management.

This workshop is focussed on supporting our leaders and managers to develop the best possible techniques to confidently manage sickness & absenteeism in the workplace. We know that failing to manage absenteeism and sickness at work is an expensive ...
Course Code: BSS 20/079

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eLearning: The first 90 days: taking control of Induction and probation

In a fast paced busy learning environment it is often hard to keep up to date with the latest learning, yet we know that as leaders and managers it is vitally important that you do. The Leadership Centre of Excellence is hosting a Leadership Summit follow up for our AfC staff to develop and update their skills and knowledge in people management.

This workshop will support our leaders and managers to prepare an effective welcome for new members of staff and ensure that the first 90 days in post are valuable and purposeful. This session is one of the three mandatory events that AfC leaders ...
Course Code: BSS 20/080

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Introduction to Childminding

‘Home-based childcare provides children and their families with a home-from-home childcare environment, which for the parents enables them to build up a friendly rapport with their child’s caregiver, and the process of walking into someone’s home, instantly puts you at ease, making the parent, as well as the child, feel comfortable.’ (Kathy Brodie, 2019)

Introduction to Childminding will introduce the learner to working as a home-based child carer such as a childminder or a nanny. This course will support learners to develop policies and procedures that are required for Ofsted registration ...
Course Code: EY 21/010
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Session 1Saturday 18 September 202109:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
Session 2Saturday 25 September 202109:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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G-Suite Workshops: Getting to Grips with G-Suite

G-Suite is now widely used by staff on a day to day basis. But are we getting the most out of the great potential that Google provides? We have a range of workshops in place that not only help build IT Literacy but will help you get to grips with Google’s functionality and capability.

This programme will cover the essential features and tools required to create, store and share files effectively within the Google environment. It also provides an overview of Google Docs and Sheets - as well as some other Google apps.

In order to consolidate learning and maximise the investment in t ...
Course Code: EDU 21/562
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Session 1Thursday 23 September 202113:30 - 16:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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G-Suite Workshops: Getting the most from Google Docs (EVENT FULL)

G-Suite is now widely used by staff on a day to day basis. But are we getting the most out of the great potential that Google provides? We have a range of workshops in place that not only help build IT Literacy but will help you get to grips with Google’s functionality and capability.

This programme will cover the essential features and tools required to create, store and share files effectively within the Google environment. It also provides an overview of Google Docs and Sheets - as well as some other Google apps.

In order to consolidate learning and maximise the investment in t ...
Course Code: EDU 21/565

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Session 1Tuesday 28 September 202113:30 - 16:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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G-Suite Workshops: Getting the most from Google Sheets

G-Suite is now widely used by staff on a day to day basis. But are we getting the most out of the great potential that Google provides? We have a range of workshops in place that not only help build IT Literacy but will help you get to grips with Google’s functionality and capability.

This programme will cover the essential features and tools required to create, store and share files effectively within the Google environment. It also provides an overview of Google Docs and Sheets - as well as some other Google apps.

In order to consolidate learning and maximise the investment in t ...
Course Code: EDU 21/568
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Session 1Wednesday 29 September 202109:30 - 12:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Achieving for Children Managers Induction: Growing your team

Managers have a huge role to play. “A single point improvement in management practices (rated on a five-point scale) is associated with the same increase in output as a 25% increase in the labour force or a 65% percent increase in invested capital. (Department for Business Innovation and Skills, 2012). This shows managers can make a vastly significant impact in their team.

At Achieving for Children we want to empower our new managers to understand the policies and procedures of the organisation. We want to enable managers to embed these principles into their management practice so that t ...
Course Code: EDU 21/1008
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Session 1Monday 11 October 202110:00 - 12:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Managers Briefing: Getting to grips with the new recruitment system

Achieving for Children (AfC) are currently in the process of making key changes to our HR services, these changes will take effect from 10 September 2021.

We are working with a new recruitment system: Hireserve. This will enable managers to coordinate the recruitment process more smoothly and efficiently.

This briefing is designed for hiring managers. It will take you through the life cycle of recruitment, exploring all the stages required whilst ensuring managers are confident of their roles.

These sessions will be delivered virtually, joining instructions will be emailed to conf ...
Course Code: EDU 21/1005
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Session 1Wednesday 20 October 202109:30 - 11:30Home Study, N/A, N/A
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Achieving for Children Managers Induction: An Introduction

Managers have a huge role to play. “A single point improvement in management practices (rated on a five-point scale) is associated with the same increase in output as a 25% increase in the labour force or a 65% percent increase in invested capital. (Department for Business Innovation and Skills, 2012). This shows managers can make a vastly significant impact in their team.

At Achieving for Children we want to empower our new managers to understand the policies and procedures of the organisation. We want to enable managers to embed these principles into their management practice so that t ...
Course Code: EDU 21/1019
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Session 1Monday 1 November 202114:00 - 15:00Home Study, N/A, N/A
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