Training for you

Dedicated training is available until March 2021 for Our Way of Working and Covid-19 Recovery.

The recovery model and guide builds on Our Way of Working. We will help you and your teams to understand these approaches to develop your knowledge and practice skills. Our aim is to support you to embed this way of working in your organisation.

It is not necessary to have undertaken Our Way of Working training before accessing the Covid-19 Recovery e-learning programme.


  • Our Way of Working Training Maps - What Programme is for you?

  • Covid-19 Recovery: Recognise Respond Link

    Who are the briefings suitable for:

    All practitioners across the children and adults workforce.

    Briefing aim:

    To provide an insight and support your understanding and application of the Covid-19 Recovery model and guide that has been developed by the multi-agency partnership.

    Book a place:

    Email amy.kendrick@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk

    Tuesday 7th July 2020 12:30pm – 1:30pm
    Thursday 9th July 2020 11:30am – 12:00pm
    Tuesday 14th July 2020 10:00am – 10:30am
    Thursday 16th July 2020 10:00am – 10:30am
    Wednesday 22nd July 2020 3:30pm – 4:00pm
    Wednesday 29th July 2020 3:00pm – 3:30pm
    Tuesday 4th August 2020 11:00am – 11:30am
    Thursday 13th August 2020 11:30am – 12:00pm
    Tuesday 18th August 2020 1:00pm – 1:30pm
    Wednesday 26th August 2020 10:30am – 11:00am
    Thursday 3rd September 2020 10:00am – 10:30am
    Tuesday 8th September 2020 1:00pm – 1:30pm
    Wednesday 16th September 2020 10:00am – 10:30am
    Thursday 24th September 2020 3:30pm – 4:00pm
    Tuesday 29th September 2020 1:00pm – 1:30pm
    Thursday 8th October 2020 10:00am – 10:30am
    Tuesday 13th October 2020 1:00pm – 1:30pm
    Thursday 22nd October 3:30pm – 4:00pm
    Tuesday 3rd November 2020 10:00am – 10:30am
    Monday 9th November 2020 1:00pm – 1:30pm

     

    Briefings will be delivered online Via Microsoft Teams

    Further training

    A free iLearn course will be available to provide further  information to support you putting the recovery model and guide into practice.  Further information to be shared.

  • Covid-19 Recovery: iLearn Programme

    Who is it suitable for?

    All practitioners across the children and adults workforce.

    Programme aim:

    To provide an insight and support your understanding and application of the Covid-19 Recovery model and guide that has been developed by the multi-agency partnership (including modules on Motivational Interviewing and PACE Model)

    Book a place:

    Due to be released in November

  • Our Way of Working: Programme for Leaders

    Who is it suitable for:

    Executive Members /  Directors / Head Teachers  / Senior Managers (Who have not attended New Ways of Working Leaders Programme)

    Programme aim:

    To develop knowledge and understanding in Our Way of Working from a strategic perspective.  To understand your role in leading and implementing the approach within your own organisation and supporting the wider initiative across the partnership in embedding a common and consistent approach to working with children and families.

    Programme sessions:

    2 x 2.5 hour sessions, delivered via Microsoft Teams (Delegates must attend both sessions)

    Book a place:

    To book a place click here –  eCWIP

    Cohort 1 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions ** FULLY BOOKED **

    Session 1 Wednesday 18th November
    Session 2 Tuesday 1st December

     

    Cohort 2 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Tuesday 24th November
    Session 2 Tuesday 8th December

     

    Cohort 3 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Thursday 3rd December
    Session 2 Monday 14th December

     

    Cohort 4 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Tuesday 12th January
    Session 2 Tuesday 26th January

     

    Cohort 5 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Tuesday 19th January
    Session 2 Thursday 28th January

     

     Cohort 6 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Wednesday 27th January
    Session 2 Wednesday 10th February

     

    Cohort 7 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 1st February
    Session 2 Thursday 11th February

     

    Cohort 8 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Friday 12th February
    Session 2 Friday 26th February

     

    Cohort 9 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Wednesday 3rd March
    Session 2 Thursday 18th March

     

    Cohort 10 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 15th March
    Session 2 Thursday 25th March
  • Our Way of Working: Core Programme

    Who is it suitable for:

    Practice Leads / Middle Leaders / Managers / Targeted Practitioners TAF Leads / Learning mentors / Family liaisons / ELSAs / Parental support lead / SENDCos / Pastoral Staff (Who have not attended New Ways of Working Core Programme)

    Programme aim:

    To understand the Our Way of Working model, principles and values and apply this to your role in working with children, families and multi agency partners.

    Programme sessions:

    4 x 2.5 hour sessions, delivered via Microsoft Teams (Delegates must attend all 4 sessions)

    Book a place:

    Click here to book a place  –  eCWIP

    Cohort 1 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions **FULLY BOOKED**

    Session 1 Tuesday 3rd   November
    Session 2 Tuesday 10th November
    Session 3 Tuesday 17th November
    Session 4 Wednesday 25th November

     

    Cohort 2 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Tuesday 10th November
    Session 2 Thursday 12th November
    Session 3 Tuesday 17th November
    Session 4 Friday 19th November

     

    Cohort 3 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Tuesday 10th November
    Session 2 Thursday 12th November
    Session 3 Tuesday 17th November
    Session 4 Thursday 19th November

     

    Cohort 4 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Tuesday 17th November
    Session 2 Wednesday 25th November
    Session 3 Wednesday 2nd December
    Session 4 Wednesday 9th December

     

    Cohort 5 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 23rd November
    Session 2 Thursday 26th November
    Session 3 Tuesday 1st December
    Session 4 Thursday 3rd December

     

    Cohort 6 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 23rd November
    Session 2 Thursday 26th November
    Session 3 Tuesday 1st December
    Session 4 Thursday 3rd December

     

    Cohort 7 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 30th November
    Session 2 Wednesday 2nd December
    Session 3 Monday 7th December
    Session 4 Wednesday 9th December

     

    Cohort 8 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 11th January
    Session 2 Wednesday 13th January
    Session 3 Monday 18th January
    Session 4 Wednesday 20th January

     

    Cohort 9 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 11th January
    Session 2 Wednesday 13th January
    Session 3 Monday 18th January
    Session 4 Wednesday 20th January

     

    Cohort 10 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Thursday 14th January
    Session 2 Tuesday 19th January
    Session 3 Thursday 21st January
    Session 4 Tuesday 26th January

     

    Cohort 11 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Thursday 14th January
    Session 2 Tuesday 19th January
    Session 3 Thursday 21st January
    Session 4 Tuesday 26th January

     

    Cohort 12 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 18th January
    Session 2 Wednesday 20th January
    Session 3 Monday 25th January
    Session 4 Wednesday 27th January

     

    Cohort 13 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 18th January
    Session 2 Wednesday 20th January
    Session 3 Monday 25th January
    Session 4 Wednesday 27th January

     

    Cohort 14 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 25th January 2021
    Session 2 Wednesday 27th January
    Session 3 Monday 1st February
    Session 4 Wednesday 3rd February

     

    Cohort 15 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 25th January 2021
    Session 2 Wednesday 27th January
    Session 3 Monday 1st February
    Session 4 Wednesday 3rd February

     

    Cohort 16 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 22nd February
    Session 2 Thursday 25th February
    Session 3 Monday 8th March
    Session 4 Thursday 11th March

     

    Cohort 17 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Monday 22nd February
    Session 2 Thursday 25th February
    Session 3 Monday 8th March
    Session 4 Thursday 11th March

     

    Cohort 18 – 10:00am – 12:30pm Sessions

    Session 1 Friday 26th February
    Session 2 Tuesday 9th March
    Session 3 Thursday 18th March
    Session 4 Thursday 25th March

     

    Cohort 19 – 1:30pm – 4:00pm Sessions

    Session 1 Friday 26th February
    Session 2 Tuesday 9th March
    Session 3 Thursday 18th March
    Session 4 Thursday 25th March
  • Our Way of Working: Enhanced Programme

    Who is it suitable for?

    Delegates who have previously completed the New Ways of Working 2 Day Leaders Programme or the New Ways of Working 3 Day Core Programme

    Programme Aim

    Enhance your understanding of the Our Way of Working model, principles and values,  and how you can apply this further within your role in working with children, families and multi agency partners.

    Book a place

    Training is due to commence from December 2020, training dates to follow.

Training is free

Our Way of Working is drawing on Department for Education funds therefore there is no cost of training for partners. However once a place has been booked there will be a charge for any non-attendance. This is to cover administrative costs.