£99 – £140

NAIRO Training - Children's Participation and Effective Challenge (Bristol)

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The course will take place in Bristol. The actual venue is not yet decided but will be communicated to applicants as soon as it is settled.

Time

Registration 9.30am
Course starts at 9.45am and ends at 4.15pm

Content

The course will cover challenge in the morning, and participation in the afternoon

Challenge
• Exploration of the element of challenge in the IRO role and its justification
• Legal framework underpinning the IROs power and duty to challenge
• Dispute resolution processes and resolving differences at an early stage
• The role of CAFCASS
• Cases that go to court
• Case examples of challenge - group discussion and exercises
• Support for IROs who challenge
• Risks to IROs of challenging and how to mitigate those risks

Participation
• Exploration of childrens participation, particularly in relation to children in care
• Examination of recent research studies about childrens participation
• Identification of barriers and enablers for good practice
• What good practice looks like with examples and case studies

Trainers

Clive Diaz Trustee of NAIRO and university lecturer, is an experienced IRO, principal social worker and researcher
Jon Fayle, Co-Chair of NAIRO, an experienced IRO, Childrens Guardian and trainer.

Who is the Training For?

Primarily the training is designed for IROs. Others who work with children in care, and have an interest in the topic are also welcome.

Cost and Booking a Place

£99 for NAIRO members, and £140 for non members.

Please book through the Eventbrite link above. Please contact Michelle Safo at training@nairo.org.uk if you have any problems with the booking process.

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