Book your place on the Derbyshire Behaviour Box introductory training!
A fantastic new resource is available for primary schools, developed to address the needs of children with challenging behaviour.
This substantial resource has been developed in Derbyshire Schools and shown to reduce exclusion, promote resilience and address social, emotional and mental health needs in children. This is based on up-to-date research in Derbyshire Schools regarding what works to promote pro-social behaviour.
Book your Derbyshire Behaviour Box introductory training place now on S4S to receive a discounted hard copy and e-copy
£350 per delegate (plus £60 per additional school delegate)
for Head Teachers, SENCOs and HLTAs working in primary schools
For dates & further information, please see the attached flyer.
Any you have any queries, please contact Sarah Annable - Sarah.Annable@derbyshire.gov.uk
Health & Safety Training - forthcoming events
We have released some new health and safety training courses. On the 26th February we are running our course for new/acting Headteachers and Business Managers, 4th March a Fire Safety Management Course and on the 29th March an Accident Reporting and Investigation Course. If you have bought into our health and safety training package there is no additional charge for these courses. Details of the courses are in the health and safety training brochure but if you require further information you can give us a ring on 01629 536525 for further details.
Booking for these training courses is available on the S4S website
Join us for the annual Derbyshire Leadership Conference
Join us for the Derbyshire Leadership Conference: Staying Ahead of the Game: Leading a Curriculum that Enriches Lives July 4th and 5th 2019
Limited places available, book now to avoid disappointment!
The conference will explore current leadership issues at a national and local level. It will focus on Ofsted's current curriculum review which will inform the 2019 inspection framework and will support leaders to deliver an enriched curriculum which is distinctive to their school community.
Our keynote speaker is Sir John Jones. Sir John was knighted in 2003 for his services to education. In addition to being a headteacher he has worked on many national panels and organisations such as the National College for School Leadership and the DFE Leadership Development Unit.
We are inviting headteachers for the first day, Thursday 4th July, and headteachers and a governor for the second day, Friday 5th July.
An outline programme is attached for you, with approximate timings and designated speakers and activities over the two days.
To book a place please book online via S4S and complete the workshop booking form with your choices and return to the email below. If you need any further information, please don’t hesitate to contact our conference administrator:
Audrey Dew, Workforce Development Team, Room 64, John Hadfield House, Dale Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3RD
Phone: 01629 536546
Attendance Management - New Arrangements from September 2019
Four full-day workshops will take place across Derbyshire, during the Summer term, for staff in schools dealing with attendance matters.
The workshops aim to equip staff to successfully undertake their additional responsibilities for dealing with school attendance matters up to legal intervention..
Training will focus on four main topic areas:
- Whole school responsibilities and preventative work
- The law in respect of school attendance
- Effective case management
- An introduction to new procedures for penalty notices and prosecution
Workshops are available on the following dates so be sure to book on:
18th June 2019 - Lee Wood Hotel, Buxton
20th June 2019 - Proact Stadium, Chesterfield
8th July 2019 - Masson Mills, Matlock Bath
10th July 2019 - Hilton House, Hilton, Derby
If you have any further questions, please contact Sue Bettney / Susan.Bettney@derbyshire.gov.uk
Come along to 'County Lines' - a short film aimed at Derbyshire Professionals
The amazing drama students at Buxton Community School are working on a short film exploring ‘County Lines’. This will form the focus of a free training resource for all Derbyshire professionals. Many Derbyshire professionals have supported them in developing this piece, supporting their creativity and integrity.
They are performing a one off live performance on:
Wednesday 26th June
6.30pm for 7.00pm
The performance will be around an hour. The attached is a poster they have designed – please feel free to print off and put up.
If you would like to support the students further please:
- Share this information
- Display the poster
- Let others know – E.G. under ‘Any Other Business at meetings
- Attach the flyer to minutes where appropriate
Most importantly – come along and see the live performance!
To book your place, please email Alison Hill so we can get an idea of numbers - Alison.Hill3@derbyshire.gov.uk
Thanks for your ongoing support!