For the attention of all schools: Headteacher/Principal/Business Manager: ACTION
This letter advises of the December Pay Day date and the payroll cut off date to ensure correct payments.
GDPR Training Sessions
In light of the changes in law under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into force on the 25th May 2018, a number of training sessions are being held across the county.
The training sessions will:
consider the impact on schools and what steps are required to ensure compliance.
introduce the on line resource WSSfS information law tool kit.
Dates for the sessions are:
Friday 17th November - 10:00-12:30 - Parham Room - County Hall North, Park Street, Horsham, RH12 1XH – PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS DATE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED!
Wednesday 22nd November 2017 - 15:00-17.30 – Chatsmore Catholic High School, Goring Street, Goring by Sea, Worthing. BN12 5AF
Located next to Goring-by-Sea Station with plenty of free and unrestricted parking in the streets around the school – Goring Way, Aldsworth Avenue and Goring Street South.
Thursday 30th November - 09:30-12:00 - Committee Room 1 - County Hall, West Street, Chichester, PO19 1RG – PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS DATE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED!
Wednesday 13th December 2017: 10:00 – 12:30, The Forest School, Comptons Land, Horsham, RH13 5NT
Located on site in the Business Enterprise Centre (BEC) which has its own car park and entrance.
In order to request a place on any of these sessions, please send an email with your name, job title and school, as well as the date you wish to attend, to email@example.com
Sussex Safeguarding Week
The West Sussex Safeguarding Children Board, the West Sussex Safeguarding Adults Board and the Safer West Sussex Partnership are joining forces to deliver a week of safeguarding learning events.
The key purpose of the week is to provide a range of learning and development opportunities for staff and volunteers working with adults at risk and children in West Sussex, aimed at improving their safeguarding knowledge, skills and understanding, and promoting joint working.
Please see the attachments for further information.
West Sussex Apprenticeships
Did you know apprenticeship training is for existing employees as well as new recruits?
Visit the new and up to date Apprenticeship pages here containing the latest information which reflect recent funding changes and how community and voluntary controlled schools can access the apprenticeship levy training fund.
West Sussex Learning and Development Gateway
This is a solution to support continuing professional development and training. It is an online searchable directory and booking system for learning opportunities. It has been developed to ensure that West Sussex has a highly skilled and professional workforce, including multi-agency partners and the Private, Voluntary and Independent (PVI) sectors, able to support the achievement and development of public communities in West Sussex. If you're interested in training courses for Primary and Secondary schools or want to know about newly qualified teacher or governor training, please view the Learning and Development Gateway which can be accessed from the link here.
It provides access for a wide range of development and training opportunities offered through West Sussex County Council. The site has been developed to include a dedicated link to training opportunities for different workforce sectors including Corporate County Council, the Children and Young People's workforce and Adult Care services.
This is a separate website and requires its own login. To request a new user account, please complete the form accessible from here