Archived Professional Development

Mon, 25/04/2016 - 12:00 - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 16:30

Spaces available on some courses in Lewisham, times and dates vary

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 10:00 - 16:00


This session is a Partnership for Young London event funded by City Bridge Trust.

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 09:30 - 16:30


Wed, 20/04/2016 - 10:30 - 15:15

A unique development day for art teachers on introducing generative art into the classroom. This one-day training will build your confidence in teaching the topic of generative art through examples and practical work.

Sat, 16/04/2016 - 10:00 - 16:30

This entry-level masterclass is for artists and facilitators with a keen interest in participatory arts.

Sat, 19/03/2016 - 10:00 - 16:00

Understand how 'school readiness' and academic attainment can be linked to physical development and the benefits of movement based learning.

Consider physical development in a scientifically informed way.

Gain a greater understanding of safe and effective movement practice.

Experience applied movement science.

Thu, 17/03/2016 - 09:30 - 15:00

Professional Development from STEEP

Wed, 16/03/2016 - 09:30 - 16:30

The Empowerment Star is a holistic and collaborative tool for supporting and measuring change when working with women who have experienced Domestic Abuse. 

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 10:00 - 15:30

Raising the Baton: Exploring the diverse styles and repertoire of early years music making. 

Our sixth annual London Early Years Music Network conference is returning to the heart of our work – music.

Our community is united through a belief in the power of music but the opportunity to discuss the repertoire we use and how it can impact on children is rare.

Mon, 15/02/2016 - 17:30 - 19:30

Supporting young refugees, asylum seekers and new migrants

Fairbeats! is holding a training session all about becoming a Fairbeats! Support Worker.  

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 10:30 - 16:30

This session will be run by Dawn Newton, founder of Morello Marketing who will discuss practical ways to get the most out of your charity's social media. 

Mon, 01/02/2016 - 10:00 - 12:00

An introduction to Autistic Spectrum Disorder, for those in Lewisham and beyond

Mon, 01/02/2016 (All day) - Mon, 29/02/2016 (All day)

Delve into the lives of children and discuss the potential benefits and limitation of technology in their lives.

Sat, 30/01/2016 - 09:00 - Sun, 31/01/2016 - 16:00

From South Thames Early Education Partnership and Teaching School Alliance (STEEP)

Thu, 28/01/2016 - 09:30 - 13:00

This is a free half day workshop for staff and volunteers in voluntary and community sector organisations working with children, young people and families. 

Mon, 25/01/2016 (All day) - Thu, 25/02/2016 (All day)

Discover inspiring ways to teach literacy

Thu, 21/01/2016 - 10:30 - 13:00

An exciting new programme of support and training from Voluntary Action Lewisham to help your group demonstrate the impact of your work.

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 09:15 - 15:15

This course gives staff the tools to provide sessions in Early Years settings which use movement, physical expression and dance together with messy and creative play to enable children to explore their bodies and their imaginations. 

Fri, 20/11/2015 - 08:45 - 14:00

The course is held at Gallions Primary School and is open to anyone working in education, looking to see how music can work in a primary setting and perhaps get some ideas for their own institutions.