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Event Series Smart Planning

SMART Planning

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Course Description: This training will offer a wide range of skills, knowledge and guidance on the purpose of SMART planning when working with children, young people and their families. This training will meet the following learning objectives: What is a SMART plan How to complete and write a SMART plan How to plan effectively with […]

Event Series Repair, Rebuild, Restore

Repair, Rebuild, Restore – February 2024

Agbrigg & Belle Vue Community Centre Montague Street, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

YOU MUST BE ABLE TO ATTEND ON THE FOLLOWING DATES: Session 1: Monday 19th February 2024 Session 2: Monday 26th February 2024 The Repair, Rebuild, Restore parenting programme is an activity based programme using a range of restorative principles and research. It is delivered as part of the Families Achieving Change Team Service Provision to […]

Disguised Compliance

Online

Course Description Understanding what is meant by disguised compliance Why does disguised compliance occur How to identify disguised compliance and how to combat this   Please note, all our training is subject to change at any given time. We advise you check emails from or this page before attending the training for any updates or […]

Achieving Best Evidence

Agbrigg & Belle Vue Community Centre Montague Street, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Please Note: You must have completed the Section 47 training in order to undertake this training. Learning Objectives: • Explain the relevance of the document” Achieving Best Evidence in Criminal Proceeding” (Ministry of Justice 2011) to social work practice. • Explain the relevance of Practice Direction 3AA-- Vulnerable Persons Participation in Proceedings and Giving Evidence […]

Lumi Nova – Supporting Childhood Anxiety

Online

NHS West Yorkshire ICB have partnered with BFB Labs to offer free access to Lumi Nova; a best-in-class (MHRA-registered and NICE-recommended) digital therapeutic intervention to enable timely support for childhood anxiety. It comes in the format of a personalised digital therapeutic game co-designed with children, parents, NHS clinicians, and experts in mental health, human-centred design, and digital technology. Lumi Nova provides a […]

Understanding & Assessing Technology-Based Sexual Risk

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

THIS COURSE IS AIMED AT SOCIAL WORKERS ONLY.   Court Description: This training course focusses on assessing sexual risk in adult males. The training is aimed to support in undertaking Person Posing Risk (PPR) assessments and is mandatory for all social workers, advanced practitioners and team managers. The training will cover the following areas: The […]

Child Protection Conferences Training

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Audience: Social Care Staff This training is delivered by Child Protection Chairs from the Safeguarding & Reviewing Unit. Aims of the session: • The Process of a Child Protection Conference • The Role of the CP Conference Chair • Preparing for Child Protection Conferences • Responsibilities within a Core Group meeting • The Connecting Practice […]

Identifying & Assessing Neglect

Learning Objectives: • Recognise and apply Wakefield’s “Connecting practice” model • Be able to identify signs of neglect and cumulative harm, and the impact this can have on children & young people • Be able to summarise the legislative framework and practice guidelines in relation to neglect • Be able to develop hypotheses about neglect […]

Adolescent Risk Training

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Course Description: • To recognise indicators of vulnerability and exploitation and recognising the differences. • To take away skills to take into your work that make a difference for young people • To understand how exploitation can impact on young people’s behaviours and recognise how young males and females may react differently • To understand […]

Event Series Pathway to Adoption

Pathway to Adoption (March & April 2024)

Online

This two day training, delivered by OAWY, is aimed at children’s social workers, supervising social workers and team managers who wish to expand their knowledge and confidence, working with children who have a plan for adoption. Day 1 covers: Day 2 covers: ·       Adoption and the law (presented by Margaret Miller, head of legal, Kirklees)  […]

Harmful Sexual Behaviours Safety Planning

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, United Kingdom

This session is open to Residential Home Staff and Foster Carers only.   Course Description: Factors to consider in safety planning Involving the child and family Professional roles within safety planning Considering communication / learning needs Balancing risk and need Case studies to develop safety plans Role of FCAMHS Signposting and resources (including safety plan […]