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  1. 1.       Supporting Service Children A Multi-Agency Approach   This is a unique opportunity for those working with Service Children and their families to attend an intensive  two day course in Buckinghamshire. This course will review current research and practice to offer an  overview of the key context in which Service Children live. We will also focus on the potential implications,  both academic and holistic that may result from this context and look at ways of mitigating these. The course will be suitable for all professionals who work with Service children and their families and is run in  conjunction with Buckinghamshire County Council Children’s Services, Service Children Support Network  (SCSN), Halton School, Child Bereavement UK and Solent NHS Trust.  Who Should Attend        Headteachers, Teachers, Student Teachers and Support Staff;  School Governors;   Child and Adolescence Mental Health Professionals;  Health and Welfare Professionals;  Early Years Practitioners;  University Lecturers;   Local Authority Advisors;  Social Workers;   Unit Welfare Officers and Community Development Officers;  Hive Coordinators;   Civilian and Military Charities and Welfare Organisations.   Other members of the Military;   Course Dates 24th and 25th September 2013 on a B&B Residential or Non-Residential basis  Course Venue Missenden Abbey Management Centre, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire  Course Themes Postings and Moving Home, Deployment, Emotional Welfare, Bereavement  Course Aims  To provide an overview of the context in which the children and families of HM Forces live;   To provide an overview of the complex issues that relate to these children and families;   Cross Phase To underpin the course with current research;   To consider the implications for schools and professionals who work with these children and families;   To provide examples of good practice and intervention strategies;  To sign post to other organizations;   To celebrate the positive aspects of Military life.  Specifically the ability to:  Knowledge and Understanding (KU) Key Skills (KS)   Understand the context within which the children and  Access appropriate resources using a range of  families of HM Forces live; media including information and communications   Understand the range of support on offer for military technology (ICT);  children and families and assess which might be  Reflect on the role of the professional within a appropriate for groups with differing needs; practice setting;   Understand some of the ethical issues surrounding  Develop positive relationships between education  working with children and young people from a and welfare professionals military background;  Appreciate diversity, promote equality and challenge inequalities through your work. Cognitive Skills (CS) Practical and/or Professional Skills (PP)  Read and evaluate research literature;  Appreciate the importance of evidence-based  Relate research evidence to practice. practice Course Cost £400 to include all input, handouts and lunch for non-residential delegates £500 to include B&B Accommodation on the 23rd and 24th September To apply for this course please complete and return the attached booking form.               Service Children Support Network 
  2. 2. SUPPORTING SERVICE CHILDREN - BOOKING FORMPlease complete ALL the sections and boxes below including the charging proforma. Any omissions of information coulddelay the processing of the application. PLEASE COMPLETE IN BLOCKED CAPITALS AND USE A SEPARATEAPPLICATION FORM FOR EACH COURSE AND APPLICANT Course Details Title of Course Supporting Service Children – A Multi-Agency Approach Date of Course 24-25 September 2013 Course Venue Missenden Abbey, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire Applicants Details Title Forename Middle Name Surname Position Held in School Email Address For Confirmation & Joining Instructions School Name and Address (Including Post Code) School Telephone Number School Fax Number I require B&B accommodation at Missenden Abbey the nights of the 23rd September and 24th September (Yes/No) Please confirm if you have any special dietary or access requirements that we need to be aware ofPAYMENTYou will be automatically invoiced for the course fee with invoices sent out for payment approximately 1 week prior to thecourse date. By completing and returning this form you will be authorising automatic invoicing for the course fee shouldthe application be accepted.CANCELLATIONYou will remain liable for payment of 100% of the course fees for non-attendance on the course, or cancellationswithin three weeks prior to the course. All cancellations must be made in writing as soon as the applicant is aware thatthey are unable to attend. Should the named delegate be unable to attend we are able to substitute them for anotherdelegate without additional charge.HEADTEACHERS OR NOMINATED SCHOOL REPRESENTATIVES APPROVALI agree to the aforementioned teacher attending this course and to payment being made as outlined above. Signature of Headteacher or Date nominated representativeRETURN TOBusiness Development, Buckinghamshire Children and Young People’s Services, 4th Floor County Hall, Walton Street,Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1UZ Or Fax on 01296 387592