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Code: BFS/20/116 Intra-familial Sexual Abuse (IFCSA)- Fully booked (EVENT FULL)

This event is only open to Managers, social workers, family support workers working in Barnet's children’s social care.

Translating research knowledge into direct practice approaches

This workshop will support and increase practitioners' confidence in identifying and considering potential risks for IFCSA and utilise professional judgement and expertise to develop ideas for minimising risk and strengthening protection in cases where there is a concern of IFCSA

 

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1 22 January 2021 10:00 - 11:00 Online Map

Code: BFS/20/117 Intra-familial Sexual Abuse (IFCSA) 13:00 - 14:00 (Fully Booked)

This event is only open to Managers, social workers, family support workers working in Barnet's children’s social care.

Translating research knowledge into direct practice approaches

This workshop will support and increase practitioners' confidence in identifying and considering potential risks for IFCSA and utilise professional judgement and expertise to develop ideas for minimising risk and strengthening protection in cases where there is a concern of IFCSA

 

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1 22 January 2021 13:00 - 14:00 Online Map

Code: BFS/21/31 Intra-familial Sexual Abuse (IFCSA) 15:00 - 16:00 (EVENT FULL)

This event is only open to Managers, social workers, family support workers working in Barnet's children’s social care.

Translating research knowledge into direct practice approaches

This workshop will support and increase practitioners' confidence in identifying and considering potential risks for IFCSA and utilise professional judgement and expertise to develop ideas for minimising risk and strengthening protection in cases where there is a concern of IFCSA

 

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1 22 January 2021 15:00 - 16:00 Online Map

Code: BFS/21/35 Prevent training for front-line teams (Barnet Family Services Staff only)


Workshop to Raise Awareness of Prevent (WRAP)

This Prevent course is specifically aimed at supporting frontline social care staff in understanding the Prevent duty as it relates to safeguarding, what makes children vulnerable, and how to identify risks and report concerns. It will include both core government-approved training and the opportunity for a Q&A and wider discussion. The session lasts 90 minutes.

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1 03 February 2021 10:00 - 11:30 Online Map

Code: BFS/21/4 Building Relationships & Effective Communication when Working with Families- Fully Booked (EVENT FULL)

Effective communication provides the bedrock for any meaningful engagement and assessment with children, young people and families. The wishes and views of children & young people should contribute both to individual case decisions and to service improvement. ( Working together 2015; UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989).

Establishing meaningful professional relationships is the key to engagement (Munro 2011) Using knowledge & techniques from a variety of evidenced based approaches the course focuses on enhancing the practitioner’s toolkit of skills.

 It is also linked to Signs of Safety practice and Barnet's working practices.

 

 

 

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1 09 February 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Online Map

Code: BFS/21/17 Accredited Safer Recruitment Workshop [Part 1 and Part 2] (EVENT FULL)


Safer Recruitment and selection practice is part of the wider duty of organisations to promote the safety and welfare of children by ensuring that the
relevant safeguarding checks are carried out on staff and volunteers working or having contact with children to help prevent the appointment of unsuitable people.

This course is based on the accredited national training, initially developed for schools but relevant for all organisations working with children. The course has been updated to reflect recent changes in pre employment checks and is fully compliant with current Government Guidance including Working Together 2017 and Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018. The course includes an optional assessment and is certificated.

You need to attend Part 1 and Part 2. 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 February 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Online Map
2 11 February 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Online Map

Code: BFS/21/56 Small Steps session - Awareness raising training on far-right extremism in UK

Today, more and more young people across Britain are vulnerable to recruitment by the far right. The World around them is chaotic and they want to make sense of the injustices they see every day. Far-right groups exploit these fears to promote their racist agenda.

Small Steps are a community-focused organisation committed to raising awareness of far-right extremism in the UK. They deliver awareness-raising training on far right-wing extremism and radicalisation for professionals and community groups. 

 

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1 17 February 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Online Map

Code: BFS/21/5 Building Relationships & Effective Communication when Working with Families (EVENT FULL)

Effective communication provides the bedrock for any meaningful engagement and assessment with children, young people and families. The wishes and views of children & young people should contribute both to individual case decisions and to service improvement. ( Working together 2015; UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989).

Establishing meaningful professional relationships is the key to engagement (Munro 2011) Using knowledge & techniques from a variety of evidenced based approaches the course focuses on enhancing the practitioner’s toolkit of skills.

 It is also linked to Signs of Safety practice to link into AfC working practices.

 

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 March 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Online Map

Code: BFS/20/100 Responding Effectively to Complex Neglect (EVENT FULL)

Please note: this is a full days learning events with multiple breaks in between.

Neglect is the most common reason why children and young people are subject of child protection plans and these numbers have been significantly increasing over recent years. It is also one of the most complex areas of child care practice. It is multi-dimensional and concerns fluctuate over time. It tests our ability to make meaningful relationships with families, assess their needs, and promote a process of change that is purposeful and realistic. It also test the ability of agencies to work together.

This course will look at these issues , and also consider them in the context of the Covid
19 crisis and the impact that this has had on both families and professional practice.

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1 16 March 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Online Map

Code: BFS/21/1 Trigger Trio: Domestic Abuse, Mental Ill-health and Substance Misuse (AM) Fully Booked (EVENT FULL)

The term 'Trigger Trio' has been used to describe the issues of domestic abuse, mental ill-health and substance misuse which have been identified as common features of families where harm to children has occurred. They are
viewed as indicators of increased risk of harm to children and young people.

This course will explore the complex ways these issues interact together and how this should be addressed by social work professionals.

 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 March 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Online Map