Virtual School for LAC & The Pupil Premium

This course about the Virtual School for LAC is for anyone involved in 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 for LAC 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 Virtual School for LAC course ensures that participants can:

  1. Understand the legal framework surrounding the PEP
  2. Understand the importance of PEPs and where they fit with other planning
  3. Understand professional roles within the PEP
  4. Improve the quality of the PEP and the outcomes for children and young people.

Who is the Virtual School for LAC course suitable for?

This course is primarily for Foster Carers, Adopters and Supervising Social Workers. It is also suitable 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.

This course could be combined with an Education of LAC course – get in touch to find out how – [email protected]

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