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
This two year Foundation Degree is designed for those who wish to gain a higher level qualification in Working with Children & Young People from the ages 0-19 years. If you are working in the children and young people’s workforce for example; Children’s social care, the ‘GetSet’ services, Early Years, Play work, childminders, youth work, the Youth offending team or a PRU then this could be an exciting opportunity for you to gain an academic practice based qualification.
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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.
5th December 2016 - 29th March 2017
This is a one-day introduction course for practitioners to gain a good understanding of the basic issues relating to the protection of children. This course is Quality Assured by the Somerset Safeguarding Children’s Board (SSCB)
5th December 2016 - 17th April 2017
The BA Hons in Professional Practice is designed to provide the basis for application for initial teacher training. Prospective students should ensure that they can meet the subject knowledge requirements of a relevant ITT course before undertaking the BA Hons in Professional Practice.
5th December 2016 - 17th March 2017
This course equips you with essential skills and knowledge to deal with first aid accidents and emergencies for children in your care. This course meets the EYFS requirements.
6th December 2016 - 22nd February 2017
This course is designed to give the basic knowledge needed for staff when dealing with First Aid in School.
6th December 2016 - 9th March 2017
Somerset Partners working together, sharing common ground agree that there is a common need for Early Help Assessments (EHA) to be undertaken in all various agency settings to effectively share information for children and families...cont.