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Continuing to Lead and Inspire

The relational aspect of the leadership role has been given a new emphasis within the management and supervision of safeguarding practice. One key message has been the need for professionals responsible for providing services to vulnerable populations to move from a culture of 'compliance' to that of 'learning'.

This programme is designed for experienced managers (ideally over 3 years’ experience in a leadership role) who work in the context of a children’s organisation. It will support leaders’ knowledge of how to build capacity, especially team resilience, whilst seeking and developing in ...
Course Code: EY 19/007

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Developing Your Leadership Style

This qualification is designed for those managers who are relatively inexperienced in their management role and are aspiring to the next stage in their career. During this two day programme managers will be able to develop the skills they need to lead at this level, whilst getting to grips with their own role and gaining business knowledge and confidence.

The courses aim to combine knowledge and competency based learning whilst building and developing new skills to enhance their management career.

This two day programme is designed for managers with over two years’ experience in a mana ...
Course Code: EDU 18/710

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Action Learning Set (Continuing to Lead and Inspire) (EVENT FULL)

These Action Learning Sets form part of the Continuing to Lead and Inspire programme for front line managers. The content was devised in collaboration with senior leadership teams and an experienced Consultant Social Work Trainer. Each session has been commissioned to meet the gap in skills, knowledge, confidence and competence that have been identified. The programme consists of 3 days training plus action learning sets and coaching sessions. The programme has been devised specifically for managers of teams that work directly with children and young people. Delegates are expected to attend ev ...
Course Code: SFVSS 18/112

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Equality & Diversity (Cancelled)

Ask the question 'What is Equality and Diversity' and you will get a variety of answers. There is much confusion, it is often obscured by myths and most people are wary of dealing with Equality and Diversity issues for fear that they may do or say something wrong.

The workplace today is more diverse than ever. This workshop is designed not only as an introduction to diversity and cultural awareness, but also as a practical guide to making the organisational culture an inclusive one. It combines a focus on personal and organisational beliefs, values and behaviours and have the impact they h ...
Course Code: BSS 19/007

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Working in a Political Environment (Cancelled)

Local Authorities have identified that there is a need for development and training for staff who work in a political environment, especially managers.

The different core beliefs and goals of the different political parties will inevitably influence and change the policies and direction of the organisation. Therefore, having a good awareness of the political environment and understanding these differences is necessary in Local Authority roles.

This full day workshop is aimed at managers who wish to understand how their roles interact with elected council Members, and learn clear steps to ...
Course Code: BSS 18/112

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Introduction to Management (EVENT FULL)

There are many elements that make a good manager. One of the critical qualities is leadership - and leadership and management are complementary - but it is also important to understand how they differ. There are a range of skills and responsibilities relating specifically to management that must be developed to be successful in a management position.

This three day course will help less experienced managers, or those that have received little formal development in this area, get to grips with the management role. The course is an ideal first stepping stone for individuals looking to take th ...
Course Code: EDU 18/889

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Creativity and Innovation

Creativity is not just a superpower possessed by a select few people; everyone has creative potential! Being creative is about thinking up new ideas, looking at things from a different perspective, and trying something new. It is a skill you can develop with practice and a process you can manage.

At this time in the public sector, we need to think differently, adopt different approaches, work in different ways, seek new solutions and look at things from a new perspective. We need to move away from tradition and custom to radically rethink our approach.

This course aims to provide partici ...
Course Code: BSS 19/006
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Session 1Monday 25 March 201913:30 - 16:30Guildhall - OD Training Room, Hall Road, KT1 1EU
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Recruitment and Selection (EVENT FULL)

Research, experience and learning from serious case reviews illustrates the importance of strong and effective recruitment and selection procedures that help deter, reject or identify people who might abuse children, or who are otherwise unsuited to working with them. Achieving for Children (AfC) want managers that are adaptable and highly skilled in a range of key areas including recruitment.

In busy working environments colleagues are often asked to lead on the recruitment and selection processes without having the skills or experience to do so successfully. Consequently, it can often be ...
Course Code: EDU 18/740

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Session 1Tuesday 2 April 201909:30 - 16:30Guildhall - OD Training Room, Hall Road, KT1 1EU
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Leadership Centre of Excellence - Leadership Insights: Induction and Probation ( Windsor and Maidenhead ) Thumbnail

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 will provide you with resources applicable to your roles, but also those roles that you support.

The Centre of Excellence is a virtual space in which we will share exciting learning and development opportunities. The idea of the Centre is to provide you, our leaders and managers, with the space and time to learn and develop in your roles. We recognise that you are all busy pe ...
Course Code: EDU 19/053
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Session 1Thursday 4 April 201913:00 - 14:00Maidenhead Town Hall - Zone E Room 1, St Ives Road, SL6 1RF
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Leadership Centre of Excellence - Leadership Insights: Professional Development Scheme ( Windsor and Maidenhead ) Thumbnail

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 will provide you with resources applicable to your roles, but also those roles that you support.

The Centre of Excellence is a virtual space in which we will share exciting learning and development opportunities. The idea of the Centre is to provide you, our leaders and managers, with the space and time to learn and develop in your roles. We recognise that you are all busy pe ...
Course Code: EDU 19/054
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Session 1Thursday 4 April 201914:15 - 15:15Maidenhead Town Hall - Zone E Room 1, St Ives Road, SL6 1RF
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