Monthly Communication Archives: March 2017

Security, Safeguarding and Ofsted

Following recent changes to the Ofsted inspection regime there have been issues raised by inspectors around site security and safeguarding. This has led to some rapid interventions to reassure inspectors and prevent a lower inspection outcome. The Devon Health and Safety Service visited several schools to assist and assess the issues being raised. We have […]

EXPIRED Exeter Careers Fair 2017

Exeter Consortium are delighted to announce we will be holding our 1st Careers Event on Wednesday 26 April at St James School, Exeter. We would like to invite you to this event which is open to all students, parents and carers in the Exeter area and will be particularly relevant to years 9, 10, 11 […]

29 March 2017

EXPIRED Perform at the Devon County Show with Devon Music Education Hub

Following on from the success in recent years, the Devon Music Education Hub (DMEH) is once again offering Devon schools the opportunity to perform on the main Bandstand stage for two days of the Devon County Show. We are looking for high quality acts from Devon schools to share their musical talents with the Show’s […]

EXPIRED Follow up course to our popular ‘Using British Sign Language with Deaf Children 0-7 Years

Develop your communication skills further with young deaf children, taught by Deaf role models using BSL, with content relevant to young children’s needs. Learn British Sign Language in a friendly and fun way with experienced Advisory Deaf Inclusion Workers.

29 March 2017

EXPIRED Leading Good Autism Practice

The Communication and Interaction Team in partnership with the Autism Education Trust are delivering a training package designed for school staff that have a leadership role that includes responsibility for developing provision for pupils on the autism spectrum within a school setting. Aimed at SENCO’s, INCO’s Teachers with specific responsibility. All Key Stages. The course […]

Emotionally Literacy Support Assistant (ELSA)

ELSA is a national initiative with a national support network which ELSAs can link up with (electronically) to share resources and ideas, in addition to actual meetings which take place annually. The aim of the project is to build the capacity of schools to support the emotional needs of their own pupils from within their […]

Apprenticeships Update – March

Various changes to apprenticeships are being implemented this April. This update provides further information on the Levy and how it applies to different types of school, the Public Sector Apprenticeship Duty and Target, the development of school-related Apprenticeship Standards, how you can utilise apprenticeship qualifications and how the Council’s plans are progressing. The Department for […]

DISCplus newsletter Spring 2017

The latest edition of the DISCplus newsletter is now available to view at: http://devon.integratedchildresservices.co.uk/DISCplusSpring We hope you will find it interesting and useful. Hard copies have been sent to all families of a child with a record of additional needs. Please feel free to share it with any other families or colleagues who you think […]

EXPIRED Leading Good Autism Practice

The Communication and Interaction Team in partnership with the Autism Education Trust are delivering a training package designed for school staff that have a leadership role that includes responsibility for developing provision for pupils on the autism spectrum within a school setting. Aimed at SENCO’s, INCO’s Teachers with specific responsibility. All Key Stages. The course […]

EXPIRED Good Autism Practice

The Communication and Interaction Team in partnership with the Autism Education Trust are delivering a training package designed for school staff working and supporting students with Autism. Aimed at Teachers and Learning Support Staff at all Key Stages The course will rung over 5 weeks and cover the following topics: Week 1 – The Individual […]

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