Case Study - Children's Services
Case Study – Hampshire County Council
Period of Contract: From Nov 2016 Ongoing
Brief description: Contract to develop and deliver Training for Foster & Adoptive parents/carers of infants 0-4 5
The Learning Enterprise was asked to develop and deliver training for parents who wereto adopt or foster a child through Hampshire County Council
The course was to be held on several dates over a six month period TLE were able to be flexible with the delivery over evenings & weekends.
Learning outcomes covered:
- Child Milestones
- Describe the purpose of the personal child health record
- Identify when health assessments take place.
- Review the UK immunisation schedule.
- Summarise current advice and guidance on infant feeding and weaning
- Discuss current advice and guidance on bathing, sleeping and dental care
- Describe ways in which parents / carers can encourage and support baby-led play
- Identify factors that can influence a child's development, building positive relationships , behaviour
- Identify the support available to carers / parents.
Adopting and Foster parents/carers in accordance with the agreed learning pathway. Adopters would be pre-placement while Foster carers would possibly be in placement; however this may not be their first time as the training is mandatory for allocation and registration.
The foster and adoption team have reviewed our training module along with feedback provided by the delegate’s very complimentary comments.
Case Study – SW Surrey CCG
Period of Contract: From July 2015 Ongoing
Brief description: Contract to develop and deliver Training for children’s complex needs skills training
The Learning Enterprise was asked to provide the customer with learning and development services, to deliver a range of children’s complex needs skills training defined by topic area and other learning & development related services.
Deliver training at main stream schools, to enable specific children with medical needs to attend, and gain an education.
Learning Outcomes covered:
- Develop your knowledge of the anatomy and physiology (A & P) of the urinary tract
- List other characteristics of the child’s condition in relation to Mitrofanoff intermittent catheterisation
- Demonstrate the skills required to carry out the Mitrofanoff intermittent catheterisation safely, competently and comfortably for the child
- Identify and discuss the child’s understanding and feelings Mitrofanoff intermittent catheterisation
- Demonstrate appropriate documentation keeping, information sharing and reporting
This training is provided for the child’s teacher and classroom assistants so that the child can receive the care required enabling them to receive a normal education, and have their medical needs met at the same time.
Teaching staff are confident and competent to deliver these medical interventions without the mum being required. This training offering has encouraged a win win situation for both parents, teachers and most importantly the child.