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Code: BH/19/1198 Supervision In Adult Assessment Services

This course will give you the opportunity to reflect on and develop your practice in supervision. This will be achieved through a mix of peer discussion, presentation and the chance to try different approaches (e.g. coaching techniques).

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1 22 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighthelm Centre - Stanmer Room Map
2 23 October 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighthelm Centre - Stanmer Room Map

Code: BH/19/1285 Management and Leadership course for Adult Social Care - Independent & Voluntary Sector only

This course is only for Adult Social Care Managers working in the Independent Voluntary Sector.  It will enable managers to develop an awareness of their management style and the impact it has on others. It will also enable managers to identify their strengths and weaknesses and develop a style and skill set that will address performance issues and motivate their staff to perform effectively.

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1 05 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Friends Meeting House - Lecture Room (see map) Map

Code: BH/19/0861 Staying Focused with the Bullet Journal (EVENT FULL)

This practical one day workshop offers an opportunity to begin developing a simple to-do list system to help manage competing priorities in challenging and busy work settings.

We will use an adaptation of the Bullet Journal1, a notebook based system, to explore the latest thinking on effective systems and habits, which support focus and work-life balance.

 

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1 06 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/1095 Sexual Activity and the Mental Capacity Act (EVENT FULL)

This course will give participants and overall understanding of how the Mental Capacity Act 2005 applies to issues of sexual activities.

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1 12 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Committee Room 1 Map

Code: BH/19/1309 Recruitment and Selection for Adult Social Care - Independent Voluntary Sector only

This course is to enable managers to consider taking a values based approach in recruiting and retaining employees as well as recognising the importance of having a safe recruitment and selection process in place that is non-discriminatory.

Throughout this course there will be group activities giving you the opportunity to gain practical skills to use for recruiting including conducting effective, non-discriminatory and inclusive interviews.  

 This one day course is for you if you:

  • are likely to carry out recruitment and selection in the near future
  • have not had any previous recruitment and selection training
  • are new to recruitment and selection
  • wish to develop and practice your interviewing skills
  • wish to find out more about how to retain good employees.

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1 26 November 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Volks Room Map

Code: BH/19/1400 Building Your Resilience for Adult Social Care - Independent & Vountary Sector only

Being resilient can help you bounce back in tough times, cope with additional pressures and stay healthy in times of change. Learning habits that build your resilience, ready for more turbulent times, will prevent you becoming over-whelmed by circumstances and keep you healthier in body and mind.

This short course will introduce you to a resilience model against which you will self-assess against your current state of resilience, show you how a stronger base of resilience will help you cope with changes at work and home, and introduce you to exercises that can keep you calm and focused in stressful times.

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1 03 December 2019 13:00 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/0314 Health & Safety For Managers of Adult Social Care Services (EVENT FULL)

This course is for managers and senior staff in independent & voluntary adult social care providers only
 
Under the Health & Safety at Work etc Act (1974), managers need to have effective Health and Safety policies and have a responsibility for the health and safet of staff, service users and other colleagues.

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1 05 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall - Training Room G90 Map

Code: BH/19/1050 An Introduction to Induction, Supervision and Appraisals for Supervisors (EVENT FULL)

This course is for managers/supervisors in adult social care services that are required to induct new staff and for managers / supervisors to have an opportunity to increase their knowledge, skills and competence in delivering effective induction and supervision.

As the Care Certificate was introduced 4 years ago and is now embedded in Adult Social Care it will no longer be covered in the induction part of this course. Instead, general induction will be covered. 

For those of you who do the Care Certificate as part of your workplace induction, there are a number of documents attached that will provide support for you in inducting staff, whether they are new to adult social care or have adult social care experience and / or a social care qualification. 

 

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1 10 December 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Brighton Town Hall - Bloomsbury Room Map

Code: BH/19/0700 New CQC Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOEs) and outstanding ratings

This course is relevant to people working in adult social care services registered with the Care Quality Commission. It will help you understand the fundamental standards and the Care Quality Commissions’ key lines of enquiry.

 

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1 10 December 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Friends Meeting House - Lecture Room (see map) Map

Code: BH/19/1162 Adults CPD - Decision Making and Partnership Working in Health, Social Work and Social Care; Practice with Older People

Please register your interest for this 20 Credit, Level 7 (Master’s Level) module by the 31st July 2019 (now extended)

This module offers learning and further professional development opportunities for health, social work and social care professionals who work with older people. The module enables students to analyse and critically reflect upon the dilemmas within their own work-based contexts, alongside colleagues undertaking similar or related roles. The teaching will include current law and policy, theoretical perspectives, good practice and research findings in the field of practice with older people, with a focus upon critical application to own practice and agency context. A reflective, analytic and evaluative approach will be central to learning.

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1 08 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
2 09 January 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
3 12 February 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
4 11 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
5 29 April 2020 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map