Welcome to SCIL
We provide a range of high quality training opportunities for those who work or volunteer in children and young people’s services. Our aspiration is to establish a workforce that embraces a culture of lifelong learning, where everyone feels valued and is able to reach their full potential. Whatever their role, we aim to ensure that the workforce has the skills and knowledge necessary to help every child and young person stay safe, develop and succeed.
Support Services for Education
Support Services for Education is a newly formed traded unit within Somerset County Council offering a wide variety of support services for all education providers including; Schools, Academies, Early Years Providers, Childcare settings and Local Authorities. We have extensive experience of providing high quality services to educational settings and our expertise provides the support they need to enable them to focus on delivering educational excellence to all children and young people.
For more information - www.supportservicesforeducation.co.uk
Get in TouchSomerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL)
Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QPP: 01823 348 268
SCIL Opening Times
Public holidays and School holidays may create alterations to these times.
3rd May 2016 - 23rd May 2017
This two day course focuses on sharing quality, inclusive practice set within the delivery of the EYFS framework and the SEN Code of Practice, whilst following the Early Support Principles. It will also provide opportunities for participants to focus on areas of development within their own setting.
3rd May 2016 - 7th May 2016
A new and exciting observational tool for assessing practice in centre-based early education and care. This quality training will enable practitioners to focus on sustained shared thinking and emotional wellbeing of children.
5th May 2016 - 10th March 2017
The SSCB Somerset Safeguarding Children Board has designed a training package that gives the basic overview staff need, with regard to their safeguarding and child protection responsibilities.
Level 4 Specialist Teaching Assistant Award Working with Children & Young People with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEN/D)
10th May 2016
This course has been designed to foster high expectations and skills those working to support disabled pupils and pupils with SEN in the classroom. The delivery and assessment of this qualification includes comparable expectations and breadth of standards as previously required for HLTA status
10th May 2016 - 12th July 2016
This programme is designed to equip potential and practising team leaders and first line managers with the knowledge, skills and confidence to perform effectively as workplace mentors as part of their normal role. Candidates will obtain a level 3 Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) qualification awarded by the City and Guilds of London Institute.