Support the team around the child
Our library of training and guidance resources equips the team of adults around each child with essential skills for understanding and supporting the young person. Courses reinforce understanding and encourage reflection on key areas, and act as a convenient reference guide long after course completion.
Powered by the nimbl mobile learning system, each course offers an engaging learning experience on smartphones, tablets and the web.
The CiC-Ready School Programme
In partnership with a number of Virtual Schools, we have developed the CiC-Ready School Programme, a way of providing digital training to designated teachers and relevant school staff to help them support children in care and those previously in care.
Training and guidance for foster carers
Relevant guidance and training is essential for for foster carers, as it provides the information and skills they need to understand and support children in their care. Our digital resources are an ideal way for Virtual Schools to help foster carers with their new responsibilities, and thereby ensure the best outcomes for young people.
How to order
Our training and guidance resources is an ideal use of Pupil Premium Plus. Contact Jacquie on 01223 350555 or firstname.lastname@example.org for a quote to fit your requirements.
Created by experts
Contributors to our training and guidances resources bring a wealth of experience in their areas of expertise, as teachers, trainers, researchers and practitioners. Authors include Darren Martindale, Virtual School Head for Wolverhampton, leading charity for children in care and young care leavers Become, anti-radicalisation and community cohesion expert Kamal Hanif, and Manar Matusiak, Managing Director of Living Autism. The course list is developed in partnership with two expert consultant editors, Martin Barwise and Mark Soames.
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