Training and events

Panel Training

 

The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011 specify that all fostering services must have a fostering panel. It is considered good practice that panel members receive training to ensure that they have a clear understanding of what their responsibilities are.

 

Mon, 03/01/2021 - 15:11 By Christina-tFN on March,1st 2021

Role of the Supervising Social Worker

 

Our one-day Role of the Supervising Social Worker training course enables participants to reflect on supervision and their role as a supervising social worker and to review their current practice.

 

Aims and objectives:

  • explore supervision in the context of the role of the supervising social worker
  • encourage participants to explore their approach to the supervisory role
  • explore practice dilemmas
  • improve confidence for practitioners undertaking this role

 

 

Mon, 03/01/2021 - 14:49 By Christina-tFN on March,1st 2021

Delegated Authority

 

Our one-day Delegated Authority training course is aimed at foster carers those that support them and aims to prepare and increase confidence of Delegated Authority within their roles

 

Mon, 03/01/2021 - 14:37 By Christina-tFN on March,1st 2021

Record Keeping for Parent and Child Placements

 

Our one-day Record Keeping for Parent and Child Placements training course is aimed at foster carers who provide this specialist service and those that support them and aims to prepare and increase confidence within their roles.

 

Mon, 03/01/2021 - 13:15 By Christina-tFN on March,1st 2021

Role of the Supervising Social Worker

 

Our one-day Role of the Supervising Social Worker training course enables participants to reflect on supervision and their role as a supervising social worker and to review their current practice.

 

Aims and objectives:

  • explore supervision in the context of the role of the supervising social worker
  • encourage participants to explore their approach to the supervisory role
  • explore practice dilemmas
  • improve confidence for practitioners undertaking this role

 

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 15:15 By Christina-tFN on February,25th 2021

Member conferences - 2019/20

In 2019 and 2020 we will be delivering a brand new series of conferences across the UK for our members.

The conferences will enable fostering service staff and foster carers to explore local, regional and national issues in fostering. You will hear news and practice developments from your area and The Fostering Network, as well as about the latest innovation in fostering. You will also have the opportunity to meet others from your fostering community.

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 14:33 By Daniel.Sinclairtfn on October,10th 2018

Training for panel members

It is important that all panel members receive training to ensure that they have a clear understanding of what their responsibilities are. Training together will also ensure that panel members from different disciplines and backgrounds can work together more effectively.

Panel training in England

The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011 specify that all fostering services must have a fostering panel.

This course is aimed at all panels, new or established.

Mon, 12/21/2015 - 15:25 By admin on December,21st 2015

Training courses

In-service courses

The Fostering Network has developed a broad range of training courses designed to support the learning development of your foster care workforce, and which complement our consultancy packages.

Our team of in-house and associate practice experts will work with you to identify the needs of training participants and design a course to meet your bespoke aims and objectives.

Mon, 12/21/2015 - 15:25 By admin on December,21st 2015