Cancelled PLO Training

This session has been cancelled.

Care Proceedings

The Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire

Learning Objectives: • Care proceedings understand the difference between interim Supervision order and interim care order. • Giving evidence in court, what to expect, writing statements for court. • To understand when to apply for Interim Court Order (ICO) vs Interim Supervision Order (ISO) and how to deal with pre-birth proceedings. • Demonstrate a clear […]

Identifying & Assessing Neglect

The Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire

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 […]

Introduction to Advocacy

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

This course will provide an Introduction to Barnardo’s Children Advocacy Service, to share how Advocacy fits with Social Care best practice, and how Advocacy can ensure Children and Young People are involved in the decision-making process, the training will offer an interactive session that will offer a real understanding of the Advocacy Role.     […]

Personal Education Plans – LOCALITY STAFF

The Hut Kersshaw Avenue, Castleford

This session is for Locality Staff only.   • Giving social workers, as corporate parents, an overview of the education system and key dates within • Giving an overview of the key roles and • statutory responsibilities of social workers in supporting their children • Giving advice and guidance on how best to advocate for […]

Cancelled Adolescent Risk

This session has been cancelled. Please book onto an alternative session.

Pre-Birth Assessment Training

The Chesneys Centre Regent St, Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire

Course Description: The briefing will include offering participants tools and tips of what to include in a pre-birth assessment as well as the policies and protocols we have in Wakefield The briefing will also include tools, tips and techniques of how to engage parents in the process as well as what information is required to […]

Pathway to Adoption


Learning Objectives • Introduction to the law relating to adoption (delivered by John Crosse, Strategic Lawyer, Wakefield) • SHOBPA and CPRs • The role of the ADM – including a presentation from the Service Director for Children’s Social Care • Early Permanence Placements • Planning and processes for applying for Placement Order • Family finding […]

Cancelled Introduction to Therapeutic Parenting

This session has been cancelled. Due to low uptake there are no future dates scheduled. To register your interest in this course please email [email protected] Once there is enough interest we will look at running this course again.