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NAMSS Annual Conference 2021

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· Expo
Exhibition Marketplace
Opportunity to view online and engage with our wide range of exhibitors, all providing services and support to enhance the student services offer in colleges.
2021-03-15T09:00:00Z 2021-03-15T16:00:00Z Europe/London Exhibition+Marketplace https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
NAMSS Helpdesk
If you require any assistance during the Conference please visit the Helpdesk where were are on hand to assist you.
2021-03-15T09:00:00Z 2021-03-15T16:00:00Z Europe/London NAMSS+Helpdesk https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Welcome to the NAMSS Annual Conference
Polly Harrow, Chair of NAMSS, will open the Conference and welcome delegates
Polly Harrow
2021-03-15T09:30:00Z 2021-03-15T09:45:00Z Europe/London Welcome+to+the+NAMSS+Annual+Conference https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Paul Joyce, HMI
Paul Joyce, HMI, Deputy Director for FE and Skills will present findings from interim inspections over the Covid period and Ofsted's plans going forward.
Paul Joyce
2021-03-15T09:45:00Z 2021-03-15T10:40:00Z Europe/London Paul+Joyce%2C+HMI https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Annual General Meeting
Chaired by Polly Harrow, with inputs from Joe Baldwin, Deputy Chair and Wayne Dewick, Treasurer. Open to all registered members of NAMSS.
Wayne Dewick Joe Baldwin Polly Harrow
2021-03-15T10:40:00Z 2021-03-15T11:00:00Z Europe/London Annual+General+Meeting https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Learning how to dance
This workshop will cover some of the challenges in creating an inclusive sector and will explore examples of practice observed by Jeff.
Jeff Greenidge
2021-03-15T11:15:00Z 2021-03-15T12:15:00Z Europe/London Learning+how+to+dance https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Enabling students to develop thriving careers in the next normal
Review of changes in light of COVID and Industry 4.0, and helping students choose and prepare for careers in an increasingly uncertain world of work.
Carolyn Parry
2021-03-15T11:15:00Z 2021-03-15T12:15:00Z Europe/London Enabling+students+to+develop+thriving+careers+in+the+next+normal https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Attention Seekers or something more? What is self-harm really about?
This session will aim to give a better understanding of self-harm behaviours and why people turn towards them.
Satveer Nijjar
2021-03-15T11:15:00Z 2021-03-15T12:15:00Z Europe/London Attention+Seekers+or+something+more%3F+What+is+self-harm+really+about%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Olly Newton, Creative Director, The Edge Foundation
The important role of Student Services in this holistic future approach to FE.
Olly Newton
2021-03-15T12:45:00Z 2021-03-15T13:30:00Z Europe/London Olly+Newton%2C+Creative+Director%2C+The+Edge+Foundation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Trauma Informed Colleges
This workshop will explore some key principles and examples of trauma informed systems and how they can support care experienced learners and young carers.
Mike Armiger
2021-03-15T13:30:00Z 2021-03-15T14:30:00Z Europe/London Trauma+Informed+Colleges https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Drugs Awareness - Drugs Sense UK
Factors driving the drugs market and potential impact on colleges and strategies that can be employed to minimise the impact of drugs on campus.
Dave Parvin
2021-03-15T13:30:00Z 2021-03-15T14:30:00Z Europe/London Drugs+Awareness+-+Drugs+Sense+UK https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Creating enrichment programmes to support behaviours and attitudes
Insight into the enrichment programmes that have been created and how these are underpinning of behaviours and attitudes and the culture of the organisation
Lisa Humphries
2021-03-15T13:30:00Z 2021-03-15T14:30:00Z Europe/London Creating+enrichment+programmes+to+support+behaviours+and+attitudes+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Building mental fitness through education
This session will debate and discuss key issues as well as introduce the first ever mental fitness app for FE, created by expert performance psychologists.
2021-03-15T13:30:00Z 2021-03-15T14:30:00Z Europe/London Building+mental+fitness+through+education+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Mark Donkersley, CEO, eSafe Global Ltd
The big challenges for college safeguarding teams now the COVID-19 pandemic has radically changed the digital habits of young people
Mark Donkersley
2021-03-15T14:30:00Z 2021-03-15T15:00:00Z Europe/London Mark+Donkersley%2C+CEO%2C+eSafe+Global+Ltd https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Digitising the Learner Journey - a response to Covid-19
Round-table - approaches to moving admissions, enrolment and induction online, enabling learners to self-serve with improved access, efficiency and experience.
Mandy Davis Joe Baldwin
2021-03-15T15:00:00Z 2021-03-15T15:45:00Z Europe/London Digitising+the+Learner+Journey+-+a+response+to+Covid-19 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
National Safeguarding Forum
This round-table discussion introduces the new National Safeguarding Forum, including staff development and support for DSLs, future events and future planning.
Isabelle King Polly Harrow
2021-03-15T15:00:00Z 2021-03-15T15:45:00Z Europe/London National+Safeguarding+Forum https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Learner Voice in a Covid World
A round-table discussion on how Learner Voice can be effectively achieved in a Covid world.
Wayne Dewick Lisa Humphries
2021-03-15T15:00:00Z 2021-03-15T15:45:00Z Europe/London Learner+Voice+in+a+Covid+World https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Conference Announcements and Conference Plenary
Polly Harrow, Chair of NAMSS, makes final announcements and closes Conference
Polly Harrow
2021-03-15T15:45:00Z 2021-03-15T16:00:00Z Europe/London Conference+Announcements+and+Conference+Plenary https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnamss-annual-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Isabelle King

ETF

Jeff Greenidge

AoC & ETF

Dave Parvin

Drug Sense UK

Paul Joyce

HMI Ofsted

Wayne Dewick

D N Colleges Group

Mandy Davis

Halesowen College

Joe Baldwin

Bridgend College

Lisa Humphries

Chichester College Group

Carolyn Parry

The Career Development Institute

Polly Harrow

NAMSS Chair

Mark Donkersley

eSafe Global Ltd

Olly Newton

The Edge Foundation

Mike Armiger

Trauma Informed Colleges

Satveer Nijjar

Attention Seekers Training

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