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Code: OPL/21/002 So, you think you’re ready for headship?

This is an online session in 2 parts aimed at senior leaders in primary schools who are thinking about applying for their first headship.

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1 26 February 2021 09:30 - 12:00 Remote Learning Map
2 12 March 2021 09:30 - 12:00 Remote Learning Map
Places remaining: 11

Code: OPL/21/013 Personnel Matters: the role of the board

This session will provide governors with the basic principles of employment legislation and best practice in relation to school HR matters. It will consider the need to follow agreed policies and to get support when necessary. It will also provide the background information around supporting your Headteacher with personnel matters such as manag ing staff performance , and it will consider the expectations of governor s around employment hearings. You will have the opportunity to ask questions around managing other HR issues that may arise. This course is relevant for all maintained boards although all schools are welcome. We would strongly recommend that the Chair and/ or the Vice Chair from each school attends this session. This training is free of charge.

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1 27 February 2021 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Learning Map
Places remaining: 63

Code: EY952 Being ready for your next Ofsted - for schools

To support leaders to be confident that they are ready to achieve at least 'good' judgement for Early Years in their next inspection Cost:free Target group: All Foundation stage Co-ordinators in schools

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 February 2021 15:45 - 16:45 Live online training Map
2 23 February 2021 15:45 - 16:45 Live online training Map
3 02 March 2021 15:45 - 16:45 Live online training Map
Places remaining: 33

Code: EY936 Early Years SENCo Core Training

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Gain core knowledge in order to effectively undertake the Early Years SENCo role Cost: Schools £40 Settings £40 Childminders £15 Out of County £80 Please see cancellation policy

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Live online training Map
2 16 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Live online training Map
Places remaining: 2

Code: OPL/20/134 Clerking Competency Framework – Introduction

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This course will introduce clerks to the 4 key areas of skills and knowledge described in the Clerking Competency Framework. Helpful for new and experienced clerks. There will be a short pre-recorded module for each of the 4 key areas for clerks to listen to at their convenience after the course. This training is free to LA clerks and clerks whose school subscribe to Clerks Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per clerk.

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1 03 March 2021 10:00 - 11:30 Remote Learning Map
Places remaining: 113

Code: OPL/21/008 Clicker 8 Virtual Training via Zoom

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To use Clicker 8 to enable pupils of all abilities to develop their reading and writing skills

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Zoom Map
2 11 March 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Zoom Map
Places remaining: 1

Code: OPL/20/099 Improving spelling and writing outcomes

Targeting schools where an increase in spelling scores would directly impact both SPaG and writing outcomes. Attending schools will receive CPD aimed at developing whole school approaches to spelling, hear case studies from schools achieving strong spelling results in KS2 and will also offer the option of an advisor visit in between sessions (extra to the course cost). The course will culminate in a final session where schools will be able to share and discuss spelling initiatives they have successfully implemented.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 January 2021 09:30 - 11:30 Remote Learning Map
2 03 March 2021 09:30 - 11:30 Remote Learning Map
3 21 April 2021 09:30 - 11:30 Remote Learning Map
4 10 June 2021 09:30 - 11:30 Remote Learning Map
Places remaining: 12

Code: OPL/21/001 How to make a real difference as a subject leader (EVENT FULL)

This half day online course is aimed at new or inexperienced subject leaders in primary schools who want to understand more about the role and who want to develop their early leadership skills. It will explore the requirements of the Ofsted framework and will help you develop your skills and understanding so that you are better equipped to drive the INTENT, IMPLEMENTATION AND IMPACT in your subject area.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 March 2021 09:30 - 12:00 Remote Learning Map
Places remaining: -1

Code: OPL/20/115 Governor Induction

This course is essential for all new governors and is also a great refresher course for those who have been involved in governance for longer. Among other things, this course will look at: • The purpose of governance • The board’s roles and responsibilities • Holding the school to account • The organisation of the board This training is free to governors whose school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor.

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1 06 March 2021 09:00 - 10:30 Remote Learning Map
Places remaining: 85

Code: OPL/20/126 Risk Management for Governors

Knowing and managing potential risks can not only enhance a school’s ability to meet its strategic aims but also identify where taking risks can have a beneficial impact. This course will look at potential areas to consider, the process of risk management and the benefits available to schools. This training is free to governors whose school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 08 March 2021 19:00 - 20:00 Remote Learning Map
Places remaining: 98