92 courses found

Code: GOV775 Safeguarding Children in Education: Refresher Safeguarding Governors Responsibilities

East Sussex Children’s Service and the East Sussex Safeguarding Children Partnership (ESSCP) has set an expectation that the named safeguarding link governors attend, prior to or shortly after appointment, in-depth face to face training delivered by the East Sussex Governor and Clerking Services which will be updated every three years.

This session will provide safeguarding link governors with a refresher of the knowledge of how to work effectively with the school’s designated safeguarding lead (DSL) and ensure the governing body's responsibilities are being met.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 16 January 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club

Code: ESC/19/209 Excel 2010 Introduction to Macros Level 4 1day

This course is for you if you are familiar with entering formulas and analysing data in Excel and want to write code to automate Excel tasks, such as formatting a report and performing operations which can not be done using conventional Excel commands.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 21 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)

Code: GOV773 Governor Training : Governors New to Primary Education

This highly interactive course will give you opportunities to experience key areas of teaching in primary schools.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 21 January 2020 09:45 - 11:45 The Civic Centre

Code: GOV791 Governor Training : Handling School Complaints

Complaints are a part of everyday life. However, how they are handled and reviewed can lead to different outcomes! This course is intended to support schools and governing bodies in managing formal complaints received at the school.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 22 January 2020 10:00 - 12:00 The Civic Centre

Code: ESC/20/36 An Introduction to Customer Service (formally Customer Service Workshop)

To ensure that staff understand and apply at all times the fundamentals of customer-service excellence. The focus being on the maintaining of high quality customer service despite the changing climate.


To ensure that ESCC staff maintain and enhance the reputation of the Council by highlighting why good customer service is vital to the on going success of ESCC. To be achieved by fulfilling all obligations within the Customer Promise and the Customer Values.

 

It is essential that you complete Our Customer Promise e-learning module prior to attending this workshop.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 27 January 2020 09:30 - 12:30 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House)

Code: GOV766 Governor Training : School Visits for Governors

One of the key responsibilities for governing boards is "Holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of
the organisation and its pupils."  The course aims to provide governors with a clear understanding of why governing boards should have a school visit schedule linked to the school’s Improvement Plan and how to be effective during the visit and in reporting the outcomes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 29 January 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Cooden Beach Hotel

Code: GOV783 Governor Training : Schools Finance - An Introduction to Finance

This course aims to provide new governors or governors new to school finance with an understanding of how schools are funded and the part the governing board plays in ensuring financial accountability.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 29 January 2020 13:00 - 15:00 Cooden Beach Hotel

Code: GOV748 Governor Training : Clerks Area Support and Network Meeting

Professional clerking has a vital role to play in meeting the administrative and procedural requirements of boards and enabling efficient
and effective discussion and decision making.

The education sector can be a fast moving field, and you may find it tricky to stay on top of changes and statutory requirements. When considering the effectiveness of school governance, the role of the professional clerk cannot be underestimated and it is considered essential that clerks keep up to date with changes in the sector and identify good practice to make the most of the hours worked.

It is also recognised that the role can feel isolating when working independently of the school. The Area Network meetings give clerks the opportunity to network and share best practice with their colleagues.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 03 February 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club

Code: GOV749 Governor Training : Clerks Area Support and Network Meeting

Professional clerking has a vital role to play in meeting the administrative and procedural requirements of boards and enabling efficient
and effective discussion and decision making.

The education sector can be a fast moving field, and you may find it tricky to stay on top of changes and statutory requirements. When considering the effectiveness of school governance, the role of the professional clerk cannot be underestimated and it is considered essential that clerks keep up to date with changes in the sector and identify good practice to make the most of the hours worked.

It is also recognised that the role can feel isolating when working independently of the school. The Area Network meetings give clerks the opportunity to network and share best practice with their colleagues.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 04 February 2020 10:00 - 12:00 The Civic Centre

Code: GOV757 Governor Training : Health and Safety

This course aims to explore the responsibility of the governing body for Health and Safety in their school.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 04 February 2020 10:00 - 12:00 The Civic Centre