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Achieving for Children
AfC Virtual School

Virtual School for the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
& the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead

Overview Of Training

AfC VS Training Dates, Academic Year 2021-20

 

AfC VS Autumn 2021 Virtual Training Dates 

Foster Carer and Supervising Social Worker Conference

Understanding Schools' Curriculum and Maximising Hidden Learning Opportunities at Home on Thursday 23rd September, 9.30-11.30am.

The Role of the Designated Teacher for Looked After and Previously Looked After Children: For New and Experienced DTs, Thursday 30th September, 9.15-12.15pm.

Attachment Aware Schools Launch 2021/22: Wednesday 6th October, 9.30-12.30pm (INVITATION ONLY)

Designated Teachers Conference for Looked After Children on Pt.1: Wednesday 13th October and Pt.2 Thursday 14th October, both at 9.30am-11.30am.

Designated Teacher Forums for Looked After Children, 4-5pm

  • Supporting Working Memory Skills in the Care Experienced Population on Thursday 21st October: 
  • Supporting Attention Skills in the Care Experienced Population on Tuesday 9th November: 
  • Supporting Care Experienced Children and Young People to Cope with Tests and Exams on Thursday 25th November

Social Workers, Personal Advisors and Independent Reviewing Officers Conference: 

  • Understanding statutory duties for Looked after Children and the new extended duties for Children with a Social Worker: morning or afternoon session available: Thursday 4th November, 9.30-11.30am and 1.30-3.30pm.

AfC VS Spring 2022 Training Dates 

Foster Carer and Supervising Social Worker Conference: Wednesday 19th January 9:30-11:30am

Social Workers, Personal Advisors and Independent Reviewing Officers Conference: Tuesday 25th January, 9:30-11:30am

Designated Teacher Forums for Looked After Children, 4-5pm

  • Tuesday 1st February
  • Thursday 24th February
  • Tuesday 8th March

Lead Governors Training:

  • Windsor & Maidenhead, Tuesday 15th March, 7-9pm
  • Richmond & Kingston: Monday 28th March, 6.30-8.30pm

 

AfC VS Summer 2022 Training Dates  

Foster Carer and Supervising Social Worker Conference: Tuesday 3rd May, 10-2pm

Social Workers, Personal Advisors and Independent Reviewing Officers Conference:  Thursday 23rd June, 9.30-11.30am or all day (tbc)

Designated Teacher Forums for Looked After Children, 4-5pm

  • Thursday 28th April
  • Tuesday 17th May
  • Thursday 9th June