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ACAS Managing a Fair Disciplinary process - online webinar

Embedding a fair process is important to all organisations. It can help reduce risk, create better working relationships and improve operational performance.
This webinar will provide you and your managers with a valuable opportunity to see some of the key elements that go into creating a fair disciplinary process. We will include guidance on investigations, hearings and appeals.

Acas wrote the Code of Practice on Discipline and Grievance. Attending this event will give you the opportunity to ask questions of Acas advisers during the session.

21 November, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
Online - webinar
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Early Help Assessment - e-learning course (online)

The Early Help Assessment e-learnng course

Manchester City Council, Children and Families Division are committed to the development of a range of support for partner agencies, who undertake the Early Help Assessment.

Now available as part of our shared training and information resources, is the Early Help Assessment e-learning course.

Currently free of charge this training opportunity;

30 November, 2018 (All day)
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Learning from Serious Case Reviews - SCR O1

Course Description
Child O1 is baby of 3 months was admitted to hospital with injuries that were consistent with having been shaken.  Mother and baby resided at a mother and baby unit and both baby and sibling were on child protection plans due to the witnessing of domestic violence.  Serious injuries were sustained and Mother charged with Section 18 assault. 

27 November, 2018 - 14:00 to 15:00
Broughton Park Rugby Club 2 Houghend Crescent M21 7TA

Introduction to Safeguarding Children and Young People

Course Description
This is a one-day course delivered by members of the Manchester Safeguarding Children Board Training Pool. You should attend this course if you are in contact with children and young people and with adults who are parents and carers.

This course covers the mandatory requirements of basic awareness training required for all those working with children and young people. It should be refreshed every 3 years. Completion of this course meets the entry level requirements for all other MSCB courses.

23 January, 2019 - 09:30 to 16:00
Hough End Police Social Centre, Mauldeth Road West, M21 7SX

MSAB Self Neglect and Hoarding Strategy Launch

Course Description

The MSAB Self-Neglect and Hoarding Strategy and Toolkit has been completed with the input of multi-agency practitioners and strategic leads.  The launch of this strategy and toolkit will include a hoarding specialist speaker, update on learning from Self-Neglect SARs, workshops and networking

Priority for places will be given to front-line managers and those that will cascade back to their agencies, teams and services.

To develop awareness and promote the Self-Neglect and Hoarding Strategy and Toolkit

26 November, 2018 - 09:30 to 15:00
The Auditorium @ The Christie, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M40 4BX

Modern Slavery Awareness Training

This is a basic Modern Slavery Awareness course to develop the knowledge and ability of professionals  in order that they may recognise and deal effectively with Modern Slavery and Trafficking.

Learning Outcomes:

• What is Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking?
• How to identify and respond to potential cases of Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking, using indicators and applying current laws
• Complete an MSB training course Action Plan

5 December, 2018 - 09:15 to 13:00
Millenium Windrush Centre, 70 Alexandra Road, Manchester
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Achieve Your Goals

The National Football Museum has developed a range of new courses aimed at helping people gain the skills they need to get into work, apply for jobs, and increase confidence. The courses use the theme of football as a way to learn and will focus on customer care, money management, maths, time management, reading and writing skills and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

We offer two types of courses which are free for Manchester residents.

26 November, 2018 - 10:00 to 13 December, 2018 - 16:30
National Football Museum, Urbis Building, Cathedral Gardens, Manchester, M4 3BG
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Become a more confident and effective networker

Free and very practical and entertaining networking skills training session to help you become a more effective and confident networker.

We are delighted to welcome Will Kintish, UK networking authority and international speaker; see his bio below. In spite of him charging high fees for his work we are delighted that he has waived his fee to help our charity and all the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations we support.

Outcomes after the training

19 November, 2018 - 10:00 to 13:00
Macc, Ground Floor Meeting Room, Swan Buildings, 20 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JW

Successful Premises Management - What you need to know

UK’s leading property advice charity the Ethical Property Foundation is delighted to offer this free property workshop for not for profit organisations in partnership with Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre.

Venue: Langworthy Cornerstone, 451 Liverpool St, Salford M6 5QQ

Workshop incl. Lunch 10am - 1.30pm,

1:1 Advice Clinic 1.30pm - 3.30pm

You will work with real life case studies from similar organisations and learn to:

23 January, 2019 - 10:00 to 15:30
Langworthy Cornerstone, 451 Liverpool Street, Salford, M6 5QQ

Free Safeguarding Children and Adults e-Learning Courses

Manchester Safeguarding Children Board and Manchester Safeguarding Adult Board have joined up with Virtual College's Safeguarding e-Academy to offer online training in a range of safeguarding topics.

Online courses are free to all our Partner agencies who work with children and / or their families, or adults in Manchester.

A charge of £25.00 per course will apply to private and profit making organisations.

18 April, 2018 (All day) to 31 December, 2018 (All day)
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