Osiris Educational | Teacher Training

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Children and Families Act 2014

A must-see course for Senior Leaders

Prepare for the new law in September 2014:
special educational needs
looked-after children
family justice
Clarify exactly how changes will affect your school:
greater parental control
new clauses
changes to staff entitlements
Know when and how to intervene when a child is at risk
Strategies to ensure a smooth transition from current to new systems

Tricia Murphy 2003's "Woman of Achievement in the Public Sector", Tricia Murphy (née Barthorpe) is an eminent author, former head of SEN Support Services in North Lincolnshire and a former president of NASEN. She is an international consultant in Mumbai, Kolkata and Dubai and is renowned for her inspirational and highly practical training style.

Cut through the fog of irrelevant information

Key legal changes from the final Children and Families Bill 2014

How the new SEN Code of Practice will affect SEN support:

  • single 0–25 assessment process
  • combined Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP)

How Ofsted will inspect changes

A guide to embed major changes to provision for vulnerable children

Identify what changes mean for every staff member

Prepare for greater parental involvement (including family control of personal budgets)

Embed a system that promotes partnerships with:

  • Health professionals
  • Local authorities
  • Schools

Know when and how to intervene: Be aware of all clauses

Make reporting on vulnerable children’s progress urgent and straight-forward

Strategies to cope with employees’ entitlement changes:

  • paternity/maternity leave and pay
  • flexible working
  • ante-natal care

Techniques for implementation

  • Handout outlining key changes for all staff
  • Self-audit and action planning tools
  • Ideas to ensure pupil voices are heard
£ 309.00 +VAT
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In-School Training

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Course Dates

  • 27th November 2014
  • 5th December 2014
  • 9th December 2014
  • 20th January 2015
  • 4th March 2015
  • 12th March 2015
  • 25th March 2015
£ 309.00 +VAT
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