CoramBAAF Open Course

Supervising Social Workers: Their roles and responsibilities

THEME

The open course will help to increase the understanding of the supervisory requirements of supervising social workers, in line with fostering legislation. It will look at roles and responsibilities in relation to safeguarding children and young people and how foster carers can be supported and developed in their role.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

This course aims:

  • To increase understanding of the supervisory requirements of supervising social workers, in line with fostering legislation
  • To review the roles and responsibilities of the supervising social worker, in relation to safeguarding children and young people
  • To consider supervisory styles and techniques with a view to developing best practice and providing challenge where necessary
  • To explore methods and means of supporting foster carers and developing their skills

PRESENTER

Jo Woolf, Associate Trainer, CoramBAAF.

Jo has been working with children and families for over 25 years, in local authority and community nurseries, as a social worker, as a psychotherapist and as a trainer/ consultant. She delivers training around the country and internationally to staff in local authorities, voluntary organisations, governments and for foster carers and adopters. Training topics Jo delivers include: All aspects of safeguarding; attachment and secure base; trauma and addictions; children's rights; equality, diversity and identity and the needs of the child in care.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Supervising social workers, social workers and aspiring supervising social workers.

On open courses we can accommodate a maximum of four delegates from one organisation only. For a larger group booking, please see the information on commissioned training.

For social workers, reflection on this session may contribute to your continuing professional development (CPD).

Total of 22 places available.

TIME

Registration 9.45am*
Start  10.00am*  
Close  4.00pm* 

 *Times subject to change

FEES

Full or associate CoramBAAF member - £115.00 + £23.00 VAT = £138
Individual CoramBAAF member - £95.00 + £19.00 VAT = £114.00
Non-member - £140.00 + £28.00 VAT = £168.00
*Adopters/Fosters carers - £95.00 + £19.00 VAT = £114.00

*Please contact our events team via email to secure your place. 

CONTACT

Telephone 020 7520 2043

Email events@corambaaf.org.uk

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£140.00