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Code: OPL/19/043 Clerks’ Briefings

These briefings, essential for all clerks, are run three times year, and designed to keep clerks up to date of any new or changing national governance legislation and relevant Oxfordshire County Council news, both for their own information but also to pass on to their governing bodies. In addition, they provide an opportunity for clerks to raise any questions or issues they may have, and to network with other clerks and share good practice. This training is free to LA clerks and clerks who's school subscribe to Clerks Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per clerk.

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1 08 May 2019 10:00 - 12:00 Bloxham Mill Business Centre Map
Places remaining: 17

Code: EY599 Identifying and Supporting young children with Speech and Language difficulties

To provide information and skills to enable practitioners to effectively support children with speech, language and communication needs Target group - All EY providers (this is for practitioners who already have a good understanding of early speech and language development). Cancellation Policy. Please see attached cancellation policy. Cost: Schools £65, Settings £65, Out of County £90, Childminder £35

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 08 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Unipart Conference Centre Map
2 22 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Unipart Conference Centre Map
Places remaining: 7

Code: OPL/19/024 Ofsted: Governors Role in Inspection

The course examines the main Ofsted judgement headings and grades, and considers how effective school self-evaluation (supported by robust evidence) is essential. The tutor will outline the inspection process, explore the kind of questions asked by inspectors, discuss useful sources of evidence, and share a range of practical suggestions to help your governing body prepare in advance of the inspector’s call. The aim is to familiarise delegates with the implications of inspection for your school as a whole, and specifically for the governing body as part of the school leadership team. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor

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1 08 May 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Long Furlong Primary School Map
Places remaining: 6

Code: VL/18/017 Maximising the impact of Teaching Assistants (MITA) Direct

We are bringing the team who lead on MITA to Oxfordshire to support school leaders in improving outcomes for learners vulnerable to underachievement. http://maximisingtas.co.uk/courses/mita-direct.php Training in school for teachers and teaching assistants as part of this programme is also available from our OXSIT consultants. The whole package is available for £1300 if you book before the 15th September. Places at this rate are limited. Contact our team for details. SchoolImprovementTeam@Oxfordshire.gov.uk. £550 for X2 delegates from each school for all 3 sessions

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1 10 January 2019 13:30 - 17:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
2 14 February 2019 13:30 - 17:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
3 09 May 2019 13:30 - 17:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
Places remaining: 1

Code: LAC/19/002 County Lines Training

County Lines Training.The training will be facilitated by Dean Coady OBE and Michelle Johnson. This is for OCC Colleagues only. (if you are unable to submit your booking, please email OPLTraining@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

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1 13 May 2019 09:30 - 12:00 The Kings Centre Map
Places remaining: 24

Code: OPL/19/026 Health & Safety: Policy and Practice

The purpose of this course is to provide practical guidance on what governors should know and do to ensure that the school is being run in a safe way and without risk to health. Run by a Local Authority subject expert, the course takes a pragmatic approach to embedding health and safety awareness into school life, without becoming a barrier to the day-to-day business of the school and governing body. Among other things, delegates will consider some of the common myths that exist around health and safety. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor

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1 14 May 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
Places remaining: 10

Code: VL/19/007 Specific Learning Difficulties (SPLD) For Teachers

This session will look at the four specific learning difficulties named in the Code of Practice: dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, and dysgraphia. We will be unpicking what they all mean and thinking about how we support pupils with these difficulties

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1 14 May 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Unipart Conference Centre Map
Places remaining: 17

Code: OPL/18/140 Good Autism practice - AET Tier 2 (Cancelled)

To provide practical knowledge, hands-on tools and strategies for all staff working directly with pupils on the autism spectrum. With optional certification

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1 15 May 2019 09:30 - 15:30 Abingdon Children and Family Centre Map
Places remaining: 16

Code: OPL/19/046 Effective Minute Taking

This course is for independent clerks (i.e. non Clerking Service clerks). It explains how to write high quality minutes which are clear, concise and reflect the three key roles of governors, keeping the strategic view, holding the Headteacher to account and ensuring financial probity. This training is free to clerks who's school subscribe to Clerks Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per clerk.

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1 16 May 2019 10:00 - 13:00 Venue TBC (Oxford Area) Map
Places remaining: 19

Code: EY652 Leading Good Autism Practice

Acquire knowledge and understanding that will enable you to lead your staff to understand and respond effectively to children with autism. Target group: this training is designed for staff who have a leadership role that includes responsibility for developing provision for children on the autism spectrum within an early year setting Cost: Out of County £100; Schools £65; Settings £65 Childminders £35; Other £65 Cancellation Policy Please see the attached cancellation policy

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 May 2019 09:30 - 15:30 Hill End Residential and Field Studies Centre Map
Places remaining: 12