Instructions for school business managers and finance officers to set up school staff so that they can access 'Groups' AKA School Forums.
Also attached is a guide to access the resources section on SLA Online (page 2 of guide to accessing forums)
Upgrades to SLA Online
Frontline Data, our software development partners, have recently made some changes to SLA Online, these are particularly visible in the Training area. Very soon we will be making further changes which will affect all users. Ahead of this I will provide a guide showing what the changes are, how they affect your school/service, and any changes to your responsibilities. To help users with these changes, Frontline Data have also published several more "How to.." guides in the Knowledge Base. This is a really good place to find out more about SLA Online and its potential. To access the Knowledge Base, click on the question mark at the top right hand corner of the screen.
FREE - KSCB Youth Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training
In partnership with West Kent Minds, KSCB are offering ‘Youth Suicide Awareness and Prevention’ workshops at no cost.
Places are still available for the following sessions:
Monday 21st January 2019 – 1:30pm-4:30pm – The Frias (Tonbridge and Malling)
Wednesday 23rd January 2019 – 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm – Sessions House (Maidstone)
Friday 25th January 2019 – 1:30pm-4:30pm – St Julian’s (Sevenoaks)
Thursday 31st January 2019 – 1:30pm-4:30pm – Thanington Resource Centre (Canterbury)
Monday 4th February 2019 – 1:30pm-4:30pm – Thanington Resource Centre (Canterbury)
Friday 8th February 2019 – 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm – The Friars (Tonbridge and Malling)
Monday 11th February 2019 – 1:30pm-4:30pm – Dover Youth Hub (Dover)
Wednesday 13th February 2019 – 1:30pm-4:30pm – Ray Allen Centre (Ashford)
Friday 15th February 2019 – 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm – Romney Marsh Business Centre (Folkestone and Hythe)
Monday 18th February 2019 - 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm – Sessions House (Maidstone)
Friday 22nd February 2019 - 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm – Three Hills Sports Centre (Folkestone and Hythe)
Monday 25th February 2019 – 1:30pm-4:30pm – Sessions House (Maidstone)
Monday 4th March 2019 - 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm – Riverside Community Centre (Gravesham)
Monday 4th March 2019 - 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm – Sessions House (Maidstone)
Wednesday 6th March 2019 - 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm – Thanington Resource Centre (Canterbury)
If you would like to attend one of the above dates, please book via https://www.kscb.org.uk/training/find-training-courses/youth-suicide-awareness-and-prevention or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Early booking is advised as places are limited.
Attached is a copy of the course flyer, which you are invited to cascade within your organisation, along with the above dates.
Catherine Hampson | Business Support Assistant | Kent Safeguarding Children Board | Room 2.71, Sessions House, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ | Internal: 7000 417086 | External: 03000 417086| Email: Catherine.email@example.com | www.kscb.org.uk @Kent01LSCB
For the attention of Secondary Schools
Medway Council are holding a Careers Event on 15th February in partnership with Waterfront UTC, Sports Hall, South Side Three Road, Chatham ME4 4FR between the hours of 10 a.m. to 2..30 pm. This event is open to all schools – year 11 upwards.
We have several different employers who will be attending for example Medway Hospital, South Eastern Rail, A C Goatham, Countryside Properties, Kent Police and a range of other employers to enable young people to talk in an open safe environment about their future careers and the different types of roles within their organisation.
Also attending are our local Universities, Colleges and Training Providers who will explain how to apply and what opportunities they have.
We hope that you may be interested in taking advantage of this opportunity for your students and we looking forward to seeing you, however because this is open to all schools we would be grateful if you could confirm attendance and a preferred time, if you could either by email or telephone on information provided below.
We look forward to supporting your students and hope you will be able to attend.
Kent ME4 4TR
Telephone 01634 334348 (direct line)
Course: Get it right - avoiding exclusion pitfalls
An exciting opportunity available to Governors, Headteachers and senior leader teams to have outstanding input from one of the country’s top barristers on the thorny issue of exclusions - with a focus on getting it right and avoiding the pitfalls especially of permanent exclusions.
Whilst a rare matter in schools, what we don’t know we don’t know catches school leaders including governors out and makes the issue so much more challenging for all including the child and the family.
The course has been created jointly by NAHT (Medway), MELA and MASH and funded though Schools Forum.
Please view the attachment for further details and booking information.