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Forthcoming training and events 2017

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to discuss the provision of school based training or other support related to the Wiltshire Healthy Schools Programme or PSHE Education please feel free to contact us.  We are increasingly delivering bespoke training to individual, or clusters, of schools. You can read a summary of feedback from recent courses.

Below are central events for Wiltshire schools, taking place in the near future.

 

Pupil health and wellbeing survey - exploring your school data

Thursday 28th September 2017, 4:30-5:30pm at Rowdeford School, Devizes.

This free session is for Wiltshire schools who have completed the 2017 Pupil Health and Wellbeing Survey.

This training session will show you how to access your school or college’s Online Pupil Survey data.

The aims of this training session are to:

  • Look at County data as well as that of your school or college
  • Find out what Lodeseeker can do for you
  • Obtain Information and evidence for OFSTED
  • Produce Safeguarding, Self Assessment and Governor Reports
  • Conduct “Health Checks” for your setting – targeting interventions
  • Consider what to do next – reporting to your children and young people (You said, We did)

Each school attending will be provided with a school summary report.

Please book a place at this link: https://wltopsmonitor.fabsurveys.co.uk/SchoolsAdmin/EventSignUp 

Wiltshire & Swindon PSHE and Healthy Schools network meeting

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 ,3:30-5:00pm at Pewsey Primary School

This meeting will

  • Enable colleagues to share good practice in the planning and delivery of PSHE education
  • Provide national and local updates around issues relating to Healthy Schools, PSHE education and pupil wellbeing

To book a place at this free event email: Helen.drown@wiltshire.gov.uk

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Thursday 5th October 2017 & Friday 6th October 2017, 9:00am-5:00pm at Wiltshire Scout Centre, Potterne

Youth Mental Health First Aid is an internationally recognised programme designed to promote awareness of psychological and emotional well-being and mental health and to support professionals to recognise and respond to mental health issues in 8-18 year olds.

Key areas covered within this 2 day course include:

Emotional, mental, social and psychological well-being
Eating disorders, Self Harm, Suicide
Child, adolescent and family psychosocial development
Depression, Anxiety, Psychosis
Bullying, cyber bullying
Promoting protective factors and good parenting.

The Youth MHFA course will teach you how to:
• Enable staff to recognise the early signs of a mental health problem in young people
• Enable staff to feel confident helping a young person experiencing a mental health problem
• Enable staff to guide a young person towards the right support

A charge of £100 (reduced to £75 for Thrive Hub Schools)

For further details and to book a place: www.wiltscpd.co.uk 

Subject Leadership in Primary PSHEE

Tuesday 10 October 2017, 9:30-4:00 at Trowbridge Rugby Club

It is aimed at Primary Subject Leaders and focuses on the role of the PSHEE Coordinator.

(For classroom practice - see the Core Skills and/or Advanced Skills courses).

This course will enable participants:

  • To gain knowledge, skills and confidence in all aspects of the management of PSHE as a curriculum subject
  • To achieve the Wiltshire Subject Leadership Certificate in PSHEE.

Topics covered on this course include:

  • PSHEE the national picture
  • Where are we now?
  • The role of the PSHEE Coordinator
  • Teaching & Learning in PSHEE
  • School self review
  • The Wiltshire Scheme of work
  • Recording & Reporting
  • Working with Governors
  • Working with parents
  • Working with partners
  • Developing pupil voice
  • Supporting transition
  • Links to Healthy Schools
  • Action planning

For further details and to book a place: www.wiltscpd.co.uk 

Wiltshire Healthy Schools Training

Tuesday 14th November 2017, 9:30am-4:00pm at Braeside, Devizes

This training day is for schools taking part in any level of the Wiltshire programme. 

It will provide updates and training related to health and wellbeing in schools. 
For further information see http://www.wiltshirehealthyschools.org/about 

This course will: 
• Inform participants about the current standards for the Wiltshire Healthy Schools Programme at Bronze, Silver & Gold levels
• Provide a framework for a whole school approach to improving health & wellbeing
• Enable schools to gain Healthy Schools accreditation (valid for 3 years on completion)

For further details and to book a place: www.wiltscpd.co.uk 

Wiltshire and Swindon PSHE and Healthy Schools network meeting

Thursday 22nd February 2018, 3:30-5:00pm at North Bradley Primary School, Trowbridge.

This meeting will

  • Enable colleagues to share good practice in the planning and delivery of PSHE education
  • Provide national and local updates around issues relating to Healthy Schools, PSHE education and pupil wellbeing

To book a place at this free event email: Helen.drown@wiltshire.gov.uk

Wiltshire Healthy Schools Training

Tuesday 15th May 2018, 9:30-4:00pm at Braeside, Devizes

This training day is for schools taking part in any level of the Wiltshire programme. 

it will provide updates and training related to health and wellbeing in schools. 
For further information see http://www.wiltshirehealthyschools.org/about 

This course will: 
• Inform participants about the current standards for the Wiltshire Healthy Schools Programme at Bronze, Silver & Gold levels
• Provide a framework for a whole school approach to improving health & wellbeing
• Enable schools to gain Healthy Schools accreditation (now valid for 3 years on completion)

For further details and to book a place: www.wiltscpd.co.uk 

Wiltshire and Swindon PSHE and Healthy Schools network meeting

Monday June 18th 2018, 3:30-5:30pm at Longford Primary School, Salisbury,

This meeting will

  • Enable colleagues to share good practice in the planning and delivery of PSHE education
  • Provide national and local updates around issues relating to Healthy Schools, PSHE education and pupil wellbeing

To book a place at this free event email: Helen.drown@wiltshire.gov.uk