Last 7 days archive

10 July 2018 - 17 July 2018

NQT Induction Training for Tutors

This workshop will provide NQT Induction Tutors with guidance on providing and managing an effective individualised induction programme.

It will showcase good practice  and provide an opportunity to discuss challenging scenarios. This workshop also offers participants the chance to network with a range of colleagues.

Music-making in the classroom – October 2018

Babcock LDP Music Leads will facilitate ‘hands-on’ music-making sessions for all key stages supporting the delivery of whole class ensemble teaching in the classroom. Aimed at both specialists and non-music specialists, colleagues WILL leave this training day equipped with the skills, confidence and resources to lead whole class music-making across your school community!

Thursday 11 October— Escot House, Ottery St Mary

Tuesday 16 October— Dartington Hall, Totnes

Thursday 18 October — The Hallsannery Centre, Bideford

All events are 9.00am—4.00pm

Instrument hire for individual pupils from Babcock LDP Music Service

We offer a wide variety of musical instruments to hire on a termly basis for pupils attending school in Devon.

Hire rates are heavily subsidised and start at just £30.00 a year for Pupil Premium students.
Contact us to make a request.

HR One HR Training for Schools and Academies 2017-2018 – Exeter and Bideford

Following our successful training programme last academic year, HR One are again offering a suite of training courses suitable for Head Teachers, Business Managers and School Leaders.

These sessions are designed by HR ONE’s Schools HR Operations team. Some are updated sessions from last year. We also have two new training sessions

  • Supporting Staff with Mental Health
  • The Grievance and Disciplinary Process.

These sessions are intended to be practical and interactive to equip Schools and Academies to deal practically with current HR issues.


Learn British Sign Language to use with Deaf children 0-7 years

This course is designed to equip you with the skills and confidence to communicate with young deaf children who used British Sign Language or Sign Supported English.

Improve your communication skills with young deaf children, taught by Deaf role models with content relevant to young children’s needs.

An introduction to FFT Aspire for Devon Primary Schools

This two hour session will help you to get the most out of FFT Aspire in conjunction with Analyse School Performance (ASP) and the Ofsted data dashboard (IDSR). It will help to ensure that schools can effectively evaluate their performance and measure progress.

Delegates will need to bring along a copy of their school’s FFT Aspire School Dashboard / print out of ASP and IDSR as they will be working from these during the session.

Delegates are welcome to bring laptops / tablets to use the system live during the session but please note that IT support cannot be provided.

We are offering one free place to all Devon primary schools.

These additional places will be allocated to schools on a first come first served basis from week commencing 24th September onwards (depending on availability).

Early Years – New to EYFS

This course is for teachers working in reception classes for the first time, both experienced teachers and NQTs.

Good Autism Practice

Please download attached flyer regarding Good Autism Practice courses in four localities.

This training is for Teachers and Learning Support Staff  – Supporting settings who did not access the Devon Enhanced Autism Programme (DEAP) and those who did, but have experienced staff turnover or wish to further build setting capacity and expertise.