The Pupil Premium Explained (including The Virtual School)
This course is for anyone needing to have the full process of the pupil premium explained to them in relation to the Virtual School and the PEP process for children in care.
It aims to enhance the quality and effectiveness of education planning and raise educational achievement. This training ensures that the Virtual School are playing their part in fully equipping the team around the child with the skills and knowledge they need to carry out their roles and responsibilities effectively. The goal is to promote positive educational and recreational activities and support children to be aspirational about their education, training and employment.
This Pupil Premium Explained course ensures that participants can:
- Understand the legal framework surrounding the PEP
- Understand the importance of PEPs and where they fit with other planning
- Understand professional roles within the PEP
- Improve the quality of the PEP and the outcomes for children and young people.
Is the Pupil Premium explained course for me?
This course is for foster carers, adopters and Supervising Social Workers. Also, this course is for Residential Child Care Workers (RCCW) and residential team managers from mainstream, short-breaks and outreach services.
Level: beginner / intermediate
This course can be adapted to an advanced level for skilled practitioners.
Courses are also available specifically for youth workers, education professionals and those in the community and voluntary sectors.