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Learning from Experience - Safety of Children Looked After (session one)

Event/course Code SCB 18/160
Event/course type Workshop
Number of sessions 1  
Event/course summary This workshop will provide an opportunity to reflect on the key learning from two national learning reviews involving foster carers from Croydon and Hackney. The focus will be on the findings from both of these reviews and one local review presented by Ruth Lacey - Head of Head of Service - Safeguarding Standards Children’s Specialist Services
Workshop 1 9.15 -13.00
There will be a 30 min opportunity for networking in-between the two sessions.
Workshop 2 13.15 - 17.00
Aims Practitioners working with children in care and care experienced young people will be able to hear about the key learning from Croydon, Hackney and local learning from Wandsworth. Following presentations from an adult survivor and a foster carers, there will be a workshop enabling practitioners to reflect on 'Making a difference' 
Learning outcomes - skills and knowledge The workshop will focus on the practice issues that led to the traumatic abusive experiences of the children and young people at a time when they should have been afforded the greatest of care.
Intended impact on practice This event will seek to explore the challenges with a focus on what we can learn and how we can be the conduit to making a difference.
Additional event/course information There is an alternative workshop at 13.15 - 17.00
Who is this event for? Practitioners working with children looked after and care experienced young people from foster carer and residential settings. 
Lead Trainer
Trainers Carline Benoit
Information about trainer(s) Guest Speaker: Keith Ibbetson has an established reputation as the author of a number of serious case reviews. The workshop will focus on the practice issues that led to the traumatic abusive experiences of the children and young people at a time when they should have been afforded the greatest of care. Keith provides a clear focus, communicating findings to enable successful implementation. Following presentations, there will be an opportunity for practitioners to reflect on 'making a difference' 
Subject Areas 14-19 / Adolescents / Adoption / After School Care / Anti-bullying / Apprenticeship / Assessment / Attachment Theory / Attainment / Attendance / Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) / BAME / Behaviour & Attendance / Child Development / Child Protection / Child Trafficking / Childminding / Connexions / Corporate Parenting / Disability & Special Needs / Domestic Violence / Abuse / Drugs / Early Help / Eating Disorders / Emotional, Mental Health & Wellbeing / Engaging Children & Families / Family Assessment / Family Support / Fostering / Gifted & Talented / More Able / Healthy Schools / Housing & Homelessness / Identity / Inclusion / Information Sharing / Integrated Working / Lead Professional / Learning difficulties & disabilities / Looked after Children / Management / Mentoring / Multi-agency Working / NQTs (Newly Qualified Teachers) / Offending / Parental Substance Misuse / Parenting / Participation & Consultation / Pastoral / Physical Development & PE / Practice Educator / PSHE / Psychology / Pupil Premium / Pupil Voice / Quality Assurance / Safeguarding (Adults) / Safeguarding (Children & Young People) / School Improvement / SEN (Special Educational Needs) / Sexual Exploitation / Signs of Safety & Wellbeing / Social Care / Social Work (Adults) / Social Work (Children & Young People) / Social Work (Core Training) / SRE (Sex & Relationship Education) / Substance Misuse / Teenage Pregnancy & Parents / Transition / Violence / Vocational Education / Working with fathers / Young Carers / Young People / Youth Work
Event/course administrator Paola Di Martino (
Event/course organiser Carline Benoit
Event/course costs
Richmond and Wandsworth statutory organisation and Wandsworth school£0.00
Wandsworth voluntary or community organisation and Richmond voluntary or community organisation (adult services)£0.00
Wandsworth private, independent or academy school / organisation and Richmond private organisation (adult services)£60.00
Out of Wandsworth borough school or organisation (children's services) / out of Richmond and Wandsworth organisation (adult services)£60.00
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueMap
Session 1Tuesday 24 April 201809:30 - 13:00Wandsworth Professional Development CentreMap