Team Teach

Team Teach provide accredited courses aimed at developing bespoke de-escalation and positive handling training for children, young people and adults services, ranging from pre-school to elderly care. Supporting Schools, Early Years, Primary, Secondary, Special and FE Colleges since 1996. an Course place a heavy emphasis on reducing restraint, promoting listening and learning, recovery and repair, with particular focus on promoting and protecting positive relationships. Courses highlight the need for policy to underpin practice, for a reporting, recording and reviewing process to reduce the amount of incidents occurring.

At Park View School we have 2 qualified intermediate team teach instructors who deliver both in house CPD and who have also delivered team teach training to other schools within the local authority. Below you can read about the courses which are available and the impact they could have on your organisation.

Dave Borrell – Head Teacher (Intermediate Team Teach Instructor)

Paul Collins – Behaviour and Attendance Lead (Intermediate Team Teach Instructor)

 

Course Title: TEAM TEACH – 6hr Foundation Course (low risk)

Duration: 6 Hours

This 6hr Foundation qualification is aimed at low risk settings who will have limited exposure to high risk challenging behaviours, this course aims to promote the following:

  • Create an effective team approach
  • Change the way staff think about their interactions with clients
  • Inform your staff of current laws and legislations
  • To promote de-escalation strategies
  • To reduce the amount of serious incidents involving physical controls in all settings and
  • to emphasise behaviour management strategies
  • To increase awareness of recording and reporting, monitoring and evaluating
  • To provide a process of repair and reflection for both staff and children
  • Increase staff skills and confidence in crisis intervention
  • Enable your staff to achieve more, your children and adult clients can achieve even more!

Expected Impact on School:

Accreditation for 36 months within the 6 hour “Foundation” course option and

increased current knowledge of Team Teach approach.

Target Group: All Staff

Course Deliverer: Paul Collins & Dave Borrell – Intermediate Team Teach Tutors

Cost: £80 per person (lunch not provided)

Course Title: TEAM TEACH – 6hr Foundation Course – REFRESHER

Duration: 3 Hours

This half day refresher seeks to remind those with the 6hr Foundation qualification to:

  • Create an effective team approach
  • Change the way staff think about their interactions with clients
  • Inform your staff of current laws and legislations
  • To promote de-escalation strategies
  • To reduce the amount of serious incidents involving physical controls in all settings and to emphasise behaviour management strategies
  • To increase awareness of recording and reporting, monitoring and evaluating
  • To provide a process of repair and reflection for both staff and children
  • Increase staff skills and confidence in crisis intervention
  • Enable your staff to achieve more, your children and adult clients can achieve even more!

Expected Impact on School:

Re-accreditation for 36 months within the 6 hour “Foundation” course option and

increased current knowledge of Team Teach approach.

Target Group: All Staff currently within 36 months of accreditation

Course Deliverer: Paul Collins & Dave Borrell – Intermediate Team Teach Tutors

Cost: £40 per person (lunch not provided)

 

Course Title: TEAM TEACH – 12hr Basic Course (low/high risk)

Duration: 12 Hours

This more advanced level of training will enable staff to:

  • Create an effective team approach in dealing with challenging behaviours
  • Change the way staff think about their interactions with clients
  • Inform your staff of current laws and legislations
  • To promote de-escalation strategies
  • To reduce the amount of serious incidents involving physical controls in all settings and to emphasise behaviour management strategies.
  • To increase awareness of recording and reporting, monitoring and evaluating
  • To provide a process of repair and reflection for both staff and children
  • Increase staff skills and confidence in crisis intervention
  • Enable your staff to achieve more, your children and adult clients can achieve even more!

Expected Impact on School:

Accreditation for 24 months within the CRD accredited 12 hour “Basic” course option

and increased current knowledge and skills of Team Teach approach.

Target Group: All Staff

Course Deliverer: Paul Collins & Dave Borrell – Intermediate Team Teach Tutors

Cost: £160 per person (lunch not provided)

Course Title: TEAM TEACH – 12hr Basic Course – REFRESHER (low/high risk)

Duration: 6 Hours

This six-hour refresher seeks to remind those with the 12hr Basic qualification to:

  • Create an effective team approach in dealing with challenging behaviours
  • Change the way staff think about their interactions with clients
  • Inform your staff of current laws and legislation’s
  • To promote de-escalation strategies
  • To reduce the amount of serious incidents involving physical controls in all settings and to emphasise behaviour management strategies
  • To increase awareness of recording and reporting, monitoring and evaluating
  • To provide a process of repair and reflection for both staff and children
  • Increase staff skills and confidence in crisis intervention
  • Enable your staff to achieve more, your children and adult clients can achieve even more!

Expected Impact on School:

Re-accreditation for 24 months within the 12 hour “Basic” course option and increased

current knowledge of Team Teach approach.

Target Group: All Staff currently within 24 months of accreditation

Course Deliverer: Paul Collins & Dave Borrell – Intermediate Team Teach Tutors

Cost: £80 per person (lunch not provided)