LOCAL SUPPORT FOR CHILDCARE SERVICES IN WALES

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LOCAL SUPPORT FOR
CHILDCARE SERVICES IN
WALES
Webinar Training courses
August 2014 –December 2014
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Contact us
Wales Office:
The Maltings, East Tyndall Street, Cardiff, CF24 5EZ
0845 880 1299
[email protected]
Claire Protheroe, Direct Services Manager (Wales)
07766 568546
[email protected]
Joanne Morris, Quality and Training Officer - North Wales
07734 734124
[email protected]
Elinor Stafford, Quality and Training Officer – Mid and West Wales
07734 734162
[email protected]
Shelley Rees, Quality and Training Officer - South Wales
07793 845410
[email protected]
Keep in touch with PACEY Cymru
Our PACEY Cymru Facebook page is now available, please take a look
and like the page. Feel free to share any information, ideas or
activities.
Join our PACEY Local online forum where you can connect with
childminders, nannies and nursery workers in England and Wales to
share advice, concerns and best practice
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What is a Webinar?
A webinar is a web-based seminar which is transmitted over the internet. One of
the key benefits is that it is interactive – participants are able to give, receive and
discuss information
Why is it beneficial?
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Lower delivery costs than face-to-face training that can be passed on to you.
Can support delivery of training in rural areas.
Helps to ensure consistent messages across the country.
Can be tailored to a local or national need.
Can be scheduled at short notice to support any arising issues.
Can bring groups of learners together (i.e Welsh speakers) to support their
training needs.
Participating in a webinar
• Attendees can log in and test out the format prior to the live Webinar to
increase confidence
• Attendees can participate in the Webinar regardless of their Internet
connection speed.
• Attendees will need access via a computer, with or without a web camera and
can connect via telephone (free phone) or web.
• We recommend the use of a headset (headphone with microphone attached)
to support audio quality.
• Once registered onto a Webinar you will receive an email in advance which
provides a link and password to access the webinar, this also provides
troubleshooting information and a free phone number should you need to
access sound via a telephone.
Bilingual delivery
The webinar sessions can be delivered bilingually in Welsh and English. Please
ask for further information, you can specify bilingual delivery when booking if
this is your preference.
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Frequently Asked Questions
• I’m not familiar with using the computer for training, will that be a
problem? Try not to worry, follow the instructions given in the confirmation email
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and you should find it straight forward. Rest assured that the Hosts delivering the
Webinar are PACEY Cymru Quality & Training Officers, which you may contact for
support regarding your concerns. Details of which are listed below.
Can I use my tablet/Ipad/Smartphone? Yes you can! Please download the
free ‘Cisco Webex Meeting’ App from the Android Play Store or the Apple App Store.
You can then either enter the meeting number at the ‘Join by Number’ prompt, or
click on the link in your invitation email and this will start the Webinar.
I’m nervous about logging in, what if I can’t access the training? You shall
receive step by step instructions prior the training, via email. If at any time you feel
you need assistance, contact the free phone number provided or the Quality &
Training officer, listed to deliver the training, who will talk you through any
technical issues that may occur.
How will it work? What do I need to do during the training? At the
beginning of each webinar the trainer will take time to walk attendees through how
the webinar works, they will ensure that all learners are familiar and comfortable
with the webinar system before beginning the session.
Will I need anything else? You may find using a headset (eg one used for
gaming/Xbox, Playstation) etc useful, but the microphone and speaker built into
your computer/tablet/smartphone could be fine. You will have the opportunity to
test your sound before the Webinar starts, and the host will check that you can all
hear and be heard OK. If you do not have speakers or a microphone on your
laptop/computer then you can calla freephone number once you log into the
webinar to access the audio via your phone.
Do you have to have a webcam/front facing camera? No – it is not essential
for you to use a webcam/camera, this can be turned off if you wish.
Will I receive a certificate of attendance? PACEY Cymru shall provide a
certificate via email following your attendance. This can be count towards and
recorded on your continuing professional development (CPD) log as part of PACEY
Professional Standards as well as your SAS or Quality of Care Report.
Important information for those accessing training
Do not forget that training costs are an allowable expense for your business, plus you
can record you CPD hours as part of your professional occupational standards. Please
contact your local Quality and Training Officer for further information (Page 2).
Costs
Briefing Session £10 per person incl VAT – Special offer until 30/09/14
All other webinars
PACEY Members: £15* per person incl VAT
Non Members: £18* per person incl VAT
*Prices valid from January 2014 to December 2014, and are subject to availability
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Information on completing enrolment form
All cheques to be made payable to PACEY, alternatively payment can be received
via BACS, please contact PACEY Cymru for further information on 0845 880 1299
Please send cheque or postal order to:
PACEY Cymru
The Maltings
East Tyndall Street
Cardiff
CF24 5EZ
Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations can only be accepted by e-mail to [email protected]
Should PACEY Cymru cancel the training, a full refund will be made. Should
candidates cancel or postpone the following charges will apply;
7 days or less (or failure to log on) – 100% of course fee or your contribution.
Bookings:
• Candidates will be allocated a place on a course once a booking form and
payment has been received.
• Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis – please check with
the Cardiff office for availability BEFORE sending in this form.
• Completing a booking form does not guarantee a place.
• We reserve the right to alter published course dates at our discretion.
• Candidates will receive an email acknowledgement on receipt of their cheque
or BACS payment, which will also explain your log-in details.
• You will need to log into the system approximately 10 minutes in advance of
the session to ensure you are ready for the training delivery to begin
promptly.
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PACEY Webinar Enrolment Form
Please complete in BLOCK CAPITALS
Course Start Date:
Course Location:
WEBINAR
Title:
First Name(s):
Last Name:
Address:
Town:
County:
Postcode:
Email Address:
Home telephone number:
Mobile number:
PACEY
Membership
Number: (if applicable)
Please place a tick in the box below to confirm that you have read all our
cancelation policy information
Please remember to send this enrolment form with your payment.
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INDEX
Page
Taster session - Free
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Briefing sessions
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Statement of Purpose
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Writing your policies and procedures
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Completing your registration application
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‘Growing my business’
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‘Completing your annual service review’ – Self Assessment of Service
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‘Sharing with care’ – use of social media in childcare settings
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‘Confident communication’ – Assertiveness
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‘Learning through play’ – Foundation Phase
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Treasure Baskets and Heuristic Play
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‘This is me’- Supporting children’s emotional development
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‘Fun with Welsh’ – Introducing Welsh language in the Early Years
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‘My Choice My Voice’ – Participation
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Risk Assessment
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Full webinar programme
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PACEY Webinar dates and times
Taster session – Free
(*Deposit of £10 which is put towards payment for next
webinar)
PACEY Cymru now has a programme of webinars specifically developed to
support your practice in Wales. A webinar is a web based training seminar
which is transmitted over the internet. To help support the use of these we are
running free ‘taster’ webinars where you can experience how webinars work and
see the benefits of these. During these sessions we will also be giving an update
on member benefits available to you.
Day
Thursday
Wednesday
Date
04th September 2014
29th October 2014
Time
7.00pm - 8.00pm
7.00pm - 8.00pm
Briefing Sessions
Why choose becoming a registered childminder?
If you are passionate about giving children the best start in life and would like a
career that fits in with your family commitments then becoming a registered
childminder could be an ideal choice.
As a childminder you will be making a difference in many ways developing your
own skills and your own business whilst supporting children, their families and
working as part of your local community.
Day
Wednesday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Date
13th August 2014
30th September 2014
01st October 2014
23rd October 2014
14th November 2014
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7-8pm
10-11am
7-8pm
7-8pm
10-11:30am
Medium
English
Welsh
English
English
Welsh
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‘Getting Registered’ - Statement of Purpose
This Webinar provides information and guidance to help you get started with
writing your Statement of Purpose, or reviewing/rewriting your Statement of
Purpose following registration.
Day
Wednesday
Thursday
Date
08th October 2014
13th November 2014
Time
7.00pm – 8.30pm
10:00-11:30am
‘Getting Registered’ - Writing your Policies and Procedures
This Webinar provides some information and guidance to help you get started
with writing your policies for your CSSIW childminding application or for
reviewing/rewriting your policies and procedures following registration.
Day
Tuesday
Date
21st October 2014
Time
7.00pm – 8.30pm
‘Getting Registered’ - Completing your Registration application
This Webinar is aimed at pre-registration childminders who are looking to
submit an application to CSSIW to become a registered childminder in Wales and
supports learners with the process and paperwork involved in submitting a
CSSIW application.
Day
Tuesday
Date
02nd December 2014
Time
7.00pm – 8.30pm
‘Growing my Business’
Improving your business – an opportunity to discuss and ask queries on any
aspect of running and developing your service, including filling your vacancies,
developing an action plan, finances, record keeping and review your policies and
procedures.
Day
Monday
Date
13th October 2014
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7-8:30pm
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‘Completing your Annual Service Review’ – Self Assessment of
Service
This Webinar is for childcare professionals preparing to complete their annual
Self Assessment of Service Forms and Quality of Care Report and explores the
benefits of self assessment and the areas of childcare practice that could be
included in your reports.
Day
Tuesday
Date
11th November 2014
Time
7.00pm – 8.30pm
‘Sharing with care’ – Use of Social Media in Childcare settings
This Webinar raises childcare practitioners awareness of the risks to children
and young people of using social media and explores the use of technology as a
means of communication and promotion, considering potential risks and
safeguards.
Day
Tuesday
Date
09th September 2014
Time
7.00pm – 8.30pm
‘Confident Communication’ - Assertiveness
This Webinar introduces the concept of assertiveness and encourages childcare
practitioners to value themselves, and so build their self-esteem and self
confidence.
Day
Tuesday
Date
30th September 2014
Time
7.00pm – 8.30pm
‘Learning through play’ – Foundation Phase
How does the Foundation Phase link to your service? Explore the aims of the
Foundation Phase, with practical ideas and templates for planning and
evidencing included.
Day
Wednesday
Date
20th August 2014
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7.00pm – 8.30pm
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Treasure Baskets and Heuristic Play
This Webinar enables learners to develop their knowledge, understanding and
skills in order to utilise treasure baskets and encourage heuristic play to support
babies and children’s learning and development.
Day
Thursday
Monday
Date
Time
th
09 October 2014
7-8:30pm
rd
03 November 2014 7-8:30pm
‘This is me’ – supporting children’s Emotional development
This Webinar enables learners to development the knowledge, understanding
and skills to support children’s emotional development.
Day
Monday
Date
Time
th
24 November 2014 7.00pm – 8.30pm
‘Fun with Welsh’ – introducing Welsh Language in the Early Years
This Webinar enables learners to develop their knowledge, understanding and
skills to develop activities that support children’s Welsh language skills. This
workshop is aimed at those with little or no Welsh language.
Day
Monday
Date
29th September 2014
Time
7.00pm – 8.30pm
`My Choice My Voice’ - Participation
Who knows best? Explore how and why involve children of all ages and their
families, improving your service and quality of care through simple activities,
games and ideas.
Day
Thursday
Date
25th September 2014
Time
7.00pm – 8.30pm
`Risk Assessment
This webinar provides the knowledge and understanding for childcare
professionals to identify the importance and benefits of risk assessments, and to
develop effective risk assessments for their childcare setting.
Day
Tuesday
Date
25th November 2014
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7.00pm – 8:30pm
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Full Webinar Programme
Day
Date
Wednesday 13th August 2014
Wednesday 20th August 2014
Time
7pm - 8pm
7-8:30pm
Monday
Thursday
01st September 2014
04th September 2014
7-8:30pm
7pm - 8pm
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Monday
Tuesday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Wednesday
09th September 2014
17th September 2014
25th September 2014
29th September 2014
30th September 2014
30th September 2014
01st October 2014
08th October 2014
7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
10am -11am
7-8:30pm
7pm - 8pm
7-8:30pm
Thursday
Monday
Tuesday
09th October 2014
13th October 2014
21st October 2014
7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Thursday
23rd October 2014
Wednesday 29th October 2014
Monday
03rd November 2014
7pm - 8pm
7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
Tuesday
Thursday
11th November 2014
13th November 2014
7-8:30pm
10am-11:30am
Friday
Monday
Tuesday
Tuesday
14th November 2014
24th November 2014
25th November 2014
02nd December 2014
10am-11:30am
7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
7-8:30pm
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Webinar / Medium
Briefing (English)
Learning Through Play Foundation
Phase
Risk Assessment
Taster session* (transferable
deposit)
Sharing with Care –Social Media
Quality Comes Home
Participation-My Choice My Voice
Fun with Welsh
Briefing (Welsh)
Assertiveness
Briefing (English)
Getting Registered Statement of
Purpose
Treasure Baskets
Growing my Business
Getting Registered Policies &
Procedures
Briefing (English)
Taster * (transferable deposit)
Treasure Baskets and Heuristic
Play
Completing your SAS
Getting Registered Statement of
Purpose
Briefing (Welsh)
This is Me – Emotional Wellbeing
Risk Assessment
Getting Registered Completing
your Application
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