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Training Courses

The Oxfordshire School Inclusion Team deliver a variety of training courses throughout the year, taking into account key changes and the latest research.

Below are some of the courses provided by the Inclusion team. Bespoke training is also available to schools. Maximizing the performance of Teaching Assistants, Write Away Together training, Hi Five and FFT training can be booked by individual schools or groups of schools on dates to suit you through-out the year.

For more information please contact us on [email protected] 

 

OXSIT COURSES - 2018/19

Improving outcome for learners vulnerable to underachievement

Name Of Course

Dates

 

Venue

Aimed At

Cost

Consultant

NEW SENCO PART 1 (SENCO SURVIVAL)

For all new SENCOs, whether you are on the National SENCO Award or not.  This will give you an overview of the key knowledge you need in your first year as a SENCO.  (Some elements of this course will be revisited in more depth as part of the NASENCO).

 

04.10.18

9.30 – 3.30

 

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NEW SENCOs

SENCOs returning to the job after a break

£260 if you book with NEW SENCO PART 2 (SAVE £20)

OXSIT team member

Maximising the impact of Teaching Assistants (MITA) Direct.

We are bringing the team who lead on MITA to Oxfordshire to support school leaders in improving outcomes for learners vulnerable to underachievement.

http://maximisingtas.co.uk/courses/mita-direct.php

 

Maximising the Practice of Teaching Assistants (MPTA)

Training in school for teachers and teaching assistants as part of this programme is also available from our OXSIT consultants. The whole MITA & MPTA package is available for £1300 if you book before the 15th September. Places at this rate are limited. Contact our team for details. [email protected]

11.10.18

1.30 – 5.00

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Headteachers with SENCO or another senior leader.

£550 for

X2 delegates from each school for all 3 sessions

Hosted by OXSIT led by Rob Webster MITA lead UCL Institute of Education.

Getting it right from the start – School   SENCOS – What you need to know about diminishing difference in EYFS

This course is designed for primary school SENCOs. We will be exploring teaching and learning in Early Years and how the inclusion of pupils with SEN can be managed within school EY settings. We will be looking at the tracking of development, funding issues, early identification and effective support of learning needs.

 

08.11.17

1.00 - 4.00

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PRIMARY SENCOs, FOUNDATION STAGE LEADERS

£100

OXSIT team member

FFT READING PROGRAMME

A highly effective and well evaluated reading programme aimed at KS1 also very successful in KS2 and KS3.  The programme is delivered by TAs, but is monitored and supported by a teacher; therefore a teacher and TA must attend both days of the course.

15.11.17

and

29.11.17

9.30 – 3.30

 

Freeths

TAs, TEACHERS AND SENCOs

£400 for both

delegates for both days.

£75 for the folder

OXSIT team member

Leadership qualities for SENCOs and beyond - 

Becoming a Super SENCO

Develop your leadership   qualities and skills.

 

22.11.17

9.30 - 12.30

 

 

 

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SENCOs

Senior leaders interested in developing   skills in SEN leadership

£100

Book   on all three SENCO leadership sessions and save £30 off the total price.

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DYSLEXIA   FOR TAs

This popular four session   course will give TAs the opportunity to explore dyslexia in some depth.   Content will cover assessment, the difficulties pupils have, and effective   support. Suitable for both primary and secondary TAs.

 

08.01.18

22.01.18

05.02.18

26.02.18

9.30 – 12.30

 

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TAs PRIMARY AND SECONDARY

£400

 

OXSIT   team member

Maximising the impact of Teaching Assistants   (MITA) Direct.

We are bringing the team   who lead on MITA to Oxfordshire to support school leaders in improving   outcomes for learners vulnerable to underachievement.

http://maximisingtas.co.uk/courses/mita-direct.php

 

Maximising   the Practice of Teaching Assistants (MPTA)

Training in school for teachers and teaching assistants as   part of this programme is also available from our OXSIT consultants. The   whole MITA & MPTA package is available for £1300 if you book before the   15th September. Places at this rate are limited. Contact our team   for details. [email protected]

 

10.01.18

1.30 – 5.00

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Headteachers with SENCO or another senior   leader.

£550   for

X2 delegates from each school for all 3 sessions

Rob Webster UCL Institute of Education.

PUPIL PREMIUM – LEADING ON DIMINISHING THE DIFFERENCE

This course is designed for   pupil premium leads and school leaders with responsibility for leading on   this area of provision. We will examine and evaluate effective strategies,   with reference to the latest research and best practice. The course will also   consider planning provision, monitoring and tracking to create an audit   trail, evaluation and reporting. Supported time for planning how to apply the   learning in your context will be allocated in the afternoon session.

 

07.02.18

9.30 – 3.30

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PUPIL PREMIUM LEAD, SLT

£180  

OXSIT team member

NEW SENCO PART 2 (SENCO Still Surviving)

A follow up to New SENCO Part 1, but also open to those taking   on the role part-way through the year or returning to the role after a   break.  This session will look in more   detail at the key aspects of the role and give time for trouble-shooting   around your current issues.   Reduced cost if you book Part 1 and Part 2.

 

12.02.18

9.30 –12.30

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NEW SENCOs

and SENCOs returning to the job after a break

£100

£260 if you book with NEW SENCO PART 1 (SAVE £20)

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WRITE AWAY TOGETHER (WAT)

This intervention   programme, produced by FFT, uses enhanced Assessment for Learning to work   with individuals and small groups to improve their writing.   The programme can be used to support   pupils at any key stage, from those that are just beginning to write a couple   of sentences through to extending the skills of more gifted writers.  We recommend that TAs experienced in   delivering literacy interventions are chosen for this course, and that they   attend with the teacher who will be supporting the programme.     

 

05.03.19

9.30 - 3.30

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TAs/TEACHERS

£200 for both delegates.

£50 for the folder

 

OXSIT   team member

 

HI-FIVE

Aimed at pupils at Level 2   in English in KS2 and KS3, this highly effective programme from the FFT   supports the development of both reading and writing skills.  A teacher and a TA must attend the   training.  The accompanying file   includes all the books and lesson plans needed to run the programme.

 

19.03.19

9.30 - 3.30

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TAs/TEACHERS

£200   for both delegates  for the day

£130   for the folder

OXSIT   team member

 

Maximising the impact of Teaching Assistants   (MITA) Direct.

We are bringing the team   who lead on MITA to Oxfordshire to support school leaders in improving   outcomes for learners vulnerable to underachievement.

http://maximisingtas.co.uk/courses/mita-direct.php

 

21.03.19 

1.30 – 5pm

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Headteachers with SENCO or another senior   leader.

£550   for

X2 delegates from each school for all 3 sessions

Rob Webster UCL Institute of Education.

PUPILS with ENGLISH AS AN ADDITIONAL LANGUAGE

How to support teachers to ensure all learners with EAL make   progress in learning in the classroom. Identification of need and effective   interventions to support accelerated progress.

 

1 half day consultant visit for EAL is available from the OXSIT   team to meet the needs of your school or setting is available for £270 to   include training for staff. Contact our team for details.

[email protected]

 

26.03.19

9.30   -12.30

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SENCOs, EAL co-ordinators, Teachers, TAs

£180

SENCOs   and TAs leading on provision for learners with English as an Additional   Language.

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SPECIFIC LEARNING DIFFICULTIES (SPLD) FOR TEACHERS

This session will look at the four specific learning   difficulties named in the Code of Practice: dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia,   and dysgraphia.  We will be unpicking   what they all mean and thinking about how we support pupils with these   difficulties

 

14.05.19

9.30   – 12.30

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TEACHERS, SENCOs

£100

 

OXSIT team member

 

OXFORDSHIRE ANNUAL INCLUSION CONFERENCE 2019

 

 

 

27.06.19

9.00 - 4.30

 

SENCOS / Governors / Headteachers / Pupil   premium leaders

£150

 

TBC

BOOK PLACES NOW via CPD online Oxfordshire – Vulnerable learners tile

 www.oxfordshireschoolscpd.org.uk

 

For enquiries email the team – [email protected]

View our website: www.oxsit.org.uk

 

Or contact your allocated inclusion consultant: 

Jo Hatfield: [email protected] (Central Oxfordshire)

Rachael Falkner: [email protected] (South Oxfordshire)

Jane Elvidge: [email protected] (North Oxfordshire)

 

We also lead courses for SEN governors which can be booked here:

https://oxfordshireschoolscpd.org.uk/courses/bookings/default.asp?ccid=5&ds=1

ALL our courses can be booked by schools, school partnerships or MATs direct.

Please contact us to discuss your needs.