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)  […]

Event Series Family Network Meetings

Family Network Meetings

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

Family Meetings Training is available to staff within Children & Young People Service that will find this applicable to use in their role (Social Workers, Early Help Practitioners, Youth Justice). This training will help develop the practitioners understanding of chairing a family meeting and how to record this. Learning Objectives: Overview of Family Meetings. Who […]

Section 47

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

Learning Objectives • Recognise and understand the range of criminal offences which may need to be considered during a Section 47 enquiry. • Apply and understand ‘Best Evidence’ Guidance, applying its principles during child protection enquiries and social work interviews with children • Identify the roles and responsibilities of other agencies in the process and […]

Event Series Family Network Meetings

Family Network Meetings

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

Family Meetings Training is available to staff within Children & Young People Service that will find this applicable to use in their role (Social Workers, Early Help Practitioners, Youth Justice). This training will help develop the practitioners understanding of chairing a family meeting and how to record this. Learning Objectives: Overview of Family Meetings. Who […]

Identifying & Assessing Neglect

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

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 […]

Domestic Abuse Training

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

This course will provide an overview of domestic abuse and the impact on children as well as outlining the change in legislation that is soon to come into force and how this will have an impact upon the work, advice and support practitioners provide to families and victims of domestic abuse. The course will also […]

Event Series Pathway to Adoption

Pathway to Adoption (September & October 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)  […]

Event Series Family Network Meetings

Family Network Meetings

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

Family Meetings Training is available to staff within Children & Young People Service that will find this applicable to use in their role (Social Workers, Early Help Practitioners, Youth Justice). This training will help develop the practitioners understanding of chairing a family meeting and how to record this. Learning Objectives: Overview of Family Meetings. Who […]

Event Series Pathway to Adoption

Pathway to Adoption (September & October 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)  […]

Achieving Best Evidence

Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, 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 […]

Identifying & Assessing Neglect

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

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 […]

Event Series Family Network Meetings

Family Network Meetings

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

Family Meetings Training is available to staff within Children & Young People Service that will find this applicable to use in their role (Social Workers, Early Help Practitioners, Youth Justice). This training will help develop the practitioners understanding of chairing a family meeting and how to record this. Learning Objectives: Overview of Family Meetings. Who […]