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HeadStart Kernow Practitioner Training

HeadStart Kernow is delighted to announce that the HeadStart Practitioner workforce training for schools and voluntary and community based (VCS) settings in Cornwall is being delivered by, and in partnership with, the Centre for Child Mental Health and Trauma Informed Schools UK (TISUK), led by Dr Margot Sutherland and Julie Harmieson.

Training will be available throughout Cornwall and there are four  different types of course, appropriate to need and levels of experience in Thrive:

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Read the letter about engaging with this free HeadStart Kernow training and see the guidance to schools about the transition from Thrive UK to the Motional (TISUK) online tool.

All delegates who successfully pass the assessments and attendance requirements for the HeadStart Practitioner training, or the HeadStart Kernow Top-Up training will be awarded a Diploma in Trauma and Mental Health-Informed Schools (Practitioner status). Read more about the Diploma and the assessment criteriaEmail us if you have any questions about the free workforce development training.

The HeadStart Online tool (Motional) is live! There will be ongoing developments as HeadStart and our partner schools are directly influencing the shape of this tool into the future in our endeavour to provide a resource that is sustainable and fit for purpose. Do email us or contact Motional direct to tell us how you are finding the online tool to use and any suggestions for improvement.

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