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Code: PCC/21/230 ASC SystmOne - Induction - Part 1

This course will provide an introduction to SystmOne for staff in Adult Social Care at PCC and related services.

Part 1 is intended for all new SystmOne users.
The session is delivered as a guided series of practical exercises using a training database that mirrors the live system, and will provide an overview of SystmOne for social care, suitable for all users.

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1 23 September 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Microsoft Teams Meeting Map

Code: PCC/21/231 ASC SystmOne - Induction - Part 2

This course will provide an introduction to SystmOne for staff in Adult Social Care at PCC and related services.

Part 2 is intended for all new staff who need to Social workers, ISAs, Managers.
The session is delivered as a guided series of practical exercises using a training database that mirrors the live system, and will provide an overview of SystmOne for social care, suitable for all users.

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1 23 September 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Microsoft Teams Meeting Map

Code: SCH/21/36 Children and Families All Staff Forums

A series of all staff briefings for all staff in the Children and Families area of the Directorate.

Sarah Daly/Clare Poyner will lead the briefing.

Please note only staff of the Children and families directorate to attend.

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1 23 September 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Menuhin Theatre (Venue) Map

Code: PCC/21/376 Family Group Conferences (FGC) Overview

Family Group Conference (FGC) offers all families that receive a pre-proceedings letter from their local authority an opportunity of a FGC meeting. Early independent evaluation found that this use of FGC increased by 15% the number of children safely staying within their family network and decreased by 21% the number of cases going forward in to proceedings.

During some of the most stressful periods of their lives, we have seen families come together in a Family Group Conference to make safe decisions for children at risk. The vast, majority took the opportunity and went on to make workable, safe and sustainable plans for their children

This 90 minute workshop will be led by Lis Gohrisch, Programme Manager for Daybreak Family Group Conferences.

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1 23 September 2021 09:30 - 11:00 Microsoft Teams Meeting Map

Code: PCC/21/600 Handling of People - Hoist workshop

This course includes theory and practice in relation to the use of hoists to transfer people

Who Should Attend?

Having completed the Handling of People Induction programme, new staff whose role directly or indirectly involves the handling of people may attend this course to give more knowledge and experience.


Existing staff may also attend this course as part of their refresher programme - please reflect on handling experiences over the previous 6 months that may be problem solved during the session.

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1 23 September 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Paulsgrove Housing Office (Discovery Training Room) Map

Code: PCC/21/107 Healthy Conversations - Healthy Eating, Diet and Nutrition

Healthy eating, diet & nutrition: We spend the evening on tailoring conversation around helping someone to make changes in their lifestyle with expert advice on hand from specialist practitioners – limited places, NHS protected

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1 23 September 2021 17:00 - 20:00 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/360 Lite Making Every Contact Count (MECC) Conversation Skills ASC (Virtual Online) (Cancelled)

Lite Making Every Contact Count (MECC) Conversation Skills

 

Making Every Contact Count (MECC) is a Royal Society of Public Health accredited course and is about supporting you to make the most of every opportunity you have with the people you come into contact with every day to make a change.

The Making Every Contact Counts approach helps to ensure you are able to make a difference to the clients you work with by encouraging and supporting them to change behaviours that may be damaging to their health and wellbeing.

Who is the training suitable for?

Social Workers and ISA's that have completed their Strength Based Training are encouraged to attend MECC. In 'usual times' MECC would consist of two sessions delivered face to face, however, due to the pandemic this can't take place. In response to this MECC Lite is being delivered in one session and has been adapted to be delivered virtually. The session is three hours long and is very interactive.

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - please add the date into your calendar, joining instructions will be sent to you a week before the course date.



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1 23 September 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/353 Safeguarding Adults - detailed: (For managers/ senior staff in care homes, nursing homes & supported living in PCC, SCAT-PP, public, independent, private & voluntary organisations)

Delegates must attend both sessions to complete the course - please add both dates into your calendar.

 

A two session course to enable managers in the public, voluntary, private and independent sector to fulfil their safeguarding responsibilities effectively, and to work with their partners in the statutory sector to achieve, wherever possible, the outcomes service users wish to achieve for themselves.


Who should attend?
Anyone who works in a managerial or senior capacity in a health or social care provider setting (e.g. residential homes, day centres, supported living, domiciliary care etc.). Participants should already have a good understanding of the basics of Safeguarding Adults as this is not an awareness session.

This course is a virtual course run via Zoom or Teams - joining instructions will be sent to via diary invite a week before the course date.


Please note, this course will have regular breaks for participants so please ensure you take yourself away from the screen. The course is aimed to be interactive

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 September 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map
2 23 September 2021 09:30 - 12:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/602 Substance Use

This course will provide participants with increased knowledge about substance use, what they are, how they work; signs and symptoms, harm reduction; some practical tools and the process of screening and referring for work with young people using substances.

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1 23 September 2021 09:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Platform Map

Code: PCC/21/135 Team Leading Essentials

As the late Steve Jobs said, 'Great things in business are never done by one person, they are done by a team of people'. With increasing challenges and change in local government, this five hour virtual workshop on Microsoft Teams is for anyone who leads a team of people and will examine some big ideas and essential skills.

 

 

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1 23 September 2021 10:00 - 14:00 Virtual Learning Platform Map