Seashell Trust Recruitment Coffee Morning

30th August 2019

Calling all coffee lovers! Come down and join us for a Seashell Trust recruitment coffee morning. We’re holding two events on Friday 30 August between 2pm & 6pm and Saturday 31 August between 10am & 2pm with our Young People’s Service in our Care department.

All are welcome for a coffee and a chat about the great work we do here on site and how you can join us. There is no need to book, just turn up on the day!

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Seashell Trust Golf Day

05th September 2019

Places are filling up for our annual golf day - book now!


This annual event is taking place at Wilmslow Golf Club on Thursday 5th September


The price of £450 for a 4 ball includes breakfast barms, light refreshments at the Halfway House and a superb hot dinner to round off the day, providing the chance to unwind in the Clubhouse with your fellow golfers.


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Sign Supported Communication Course

09th September 2019

Our practical training is ideal for those looking to improve their communication with children and young people with disabilities. No prior knowledge is necessary.

The three day course will focus on signing using British Sign Language (BSL) as part of a total communication system including speech, body language, facial expression and tone of voice. We will look at what communication is, why we use it and how communication affects people with disabilities.

Participants will learn a range of useful signs for everyday life.

Price: £100

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British Sign Language Level 2 Certificate

12th September 2019

Level 2 Certificate in British Sign Language

Signature Level 2 Certificate in British Sign Language is designed to enable learners to develop an ability to communicate with Deaf people using British Sign Language (BSL) in a range of familiar and

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Seashell Sportive

15th September 2019

Come along and ride, knowing that your entry fee is going to a very worthwhile cause, or go one step further and use the sponsorship form to help raise even more money to buy specialist bicycles so that our students get the chance to experience the thrill of cycling. Thanks to our generous sponsors and supporters, every penny of the entry fee comes directly to Seashell Trust.

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Cycle Switzerland

17th September 2019

Join our team of intrepid cyclists from 17th-21st September 2019 as we explore some of the classic hill climbs in Switzerland between Geneva and Zurich.

Designed exclusively for Seashell Trust by Chapeau Events, the route will be challenging yet within the capability of the experienced cyclist.  Exploring pretty mountain villages and climbing some classic passes all with views to take your breath away.

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Makaton Foundation Course

03rd October 2019

Makaton Foundation Course
Dates: Wednesday 3rd and 10th October
Times: 09.30 – 16.00
Prices: £120 for professionals, 50% discount for parents and carers at £60

Lunch and refreshments provided

Makaton has transformed the lives of children and adults with a range of different communication difficulties. It’s designed to support spoken language – signs are used with speech, in spoken word order to help children and adults to communicate.  

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Signalong Two Day Course

26th October 2019

Signalong is a key word sign-supported communication system based on British sign language. Signalong is a total communication system and is used in spoken word order. It uses speech, sign, body language, facial expression and voice tone to reference the link between sign and word.

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Sensory Processing and Communication Taster

30th October 2019

Sensory Processing and CommunicationTaster Session
Date: Wednesday 30th October
Time: 5-7pm
Price: £15

Do you want to have greater understanding around sensory processing and communication challenges to better support children in the classroom?

Our course will give learners increased knowledge of sensory difficulties and how to ensure children access strategies of support. It will also unpick sensory-related behaviours and share tips on how to support children to communicate effectively; enabling their needs to be met.

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Supporting Students with Autism and Severe Learning Disabilities

12th November 2019

Supporting Students with Autism and Severe Learning Disabilities
Date and Times: 
Course encompasses six training sessions, run between November 2019 and July 2020. Choose from Tuesday or Wednesday mornings.
Price: £350

Develop your understanding of autism with our Open College Network West Midlands Level 3 Accredited Training. This course will cover:

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Elklan Speech and Language Support for 5-11’s Taster Session

13th November 2019

Elklan Speech and Language Support for 5-11’s Taster Session
Wednesday 13th November
Time: 4.30-6.30pm
Elkan is a 10 week accredited practical training course for staff working in primary schools to enable them to develop the speech and language skills of ALL children but especially those with speech and language difficulties.

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