Resources

Want to find out more about volunteering? Or want to help us promote our recruitment campaign?

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Leaflets

Being a Children's Panel member - What will it mean for me?

Being a Children's Panel member - What will it mean for me?

If you’re interested in applying to be a Children’s Panel member, this leaflet will tell you what you need to know and where to find further information.

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Information for Employers

Information for Employers

This leafet sets out what’s involved in Children’s Panel membership, what you can do to help and what you can gain as an employer from supporting the Children’s Panel.

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Children and Young People's Views on Panel Membership

Children and Young People's Views on Panel Membership

The qualities and attributes that children and young people feel are important for panel members to possess.

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Panel Member role description

Panel Member role description

Here you can find a Panel Member role description, written by Children and Young People.

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Information for Referees

Information for Referees

This leafet sets out what is involved in membership of the national Children’s Panel and what is required from referees.

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Training Information

An Introduction to Children's Panel Member Training

An Introduction to Children's Panel Member Training

This introduction sets out the range of training available to panel members, as well as expectations around attending training. Training topics include Pre-service training for new volunteers through to Core and Mandatory training for existing panel members.

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Pre-service training 2017/18

Pre-service training 2017/18

Pre-service training courses, dates and venues for 2017/18.

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Competence Framework for Panel Members

Competence Framework for Panel Members

This document provides a framework for panel member and Area Support Team member practice and is linked to CHS' National Standards for the Children's Panel.

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Videos

Life as  Children's Panel member - Stuart

Life as Children's Panel member - Stuart

Hear from Stuart what it is like to be a Children's Panel member. Duration: 01:08

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Life as a Children's Panel member - Mohammed

Life as a Children's Panel member - Mohammed

Hear from Mohammed what it is like to be a Children's Panel member. Duration: 00:32

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Life as a Children's Panel member - Elizabeth

Life as a Children's Panel member - Elizabeth

Hear from Elizabeth what it is like to be a Children's Panel member. Duration: 01:07

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Life as a Children's Panel member - Sharon

Life as a Children's Panel member - Sharon

Hear from Sharon what it is like to be a Children's Panel member. Duration: 00:51

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Life as a Children's Panel member - Heather

Life as a Children's Panel member - Heather

Hear from Heather what it is like to be a Children's Panel member. Duration: 00:52

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The Perfect Panel Member

The Perfect Panel Member

A film produced by and featuring young people which explains what kind of person would make the 'perfect panel member.' Duration: 04:11

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Hear From Young People

Hear From Young People

Young people tell us about their experiences of the Children's Hearings System and what qualities a panel member should have. Duration: 04:45

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An Introduction to the Children's Panel

An Introduction to the Children's Panel

Watch to find out what happens at a children's hearing and who attends. Duration: 09:22

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Social Media Resources

Jamie and Paul - Banner

Jamie and Paul - Banner

Dimensions: 2130 x 800

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Application Dates - Paul - Image

Application Dates - Paul - Image

Applications open Monday 14 August - Tuesday 26 September!

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Facebook - Katie

Facebook - Katie

Dimensions: 1200 x 627

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Facebook - Jamie

Facebook - Jamie

Dimensions: 1200 x 627

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Facebook - Emma

Facebook - Emma

Dimensions: 1200 x 627

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Facebook - Paul

Facebook - Paul

Dimensions: 1200 x 627

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Twitter - Mel

Twitter - Mel

Dimensions: 800 x 320

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Twitter - Paul

Twitter - Paul

Dimensions: 800 x 320

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Twitter - Ewan

Twitter - Ewan

DImensions: 800 x 320

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Twitter - Emma

Twitter - Emma

Dimensions: 800 x 320

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Twitter - Jamie

Twitter - Jamie

Dimensions: 800 x 320

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Twitter - Katie

Twitter - Katie

DImensions: 800 x 320

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Videos

Parallax Video - Paul

Parallax Video - Paul

Duration: 00:21

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Parallax Video - Jamie

Parallax Video - Jamie

Duration: 00:21

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Parallax Video - Emma

Parallax Video - Emma

Duration 00:21

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Posters & Postcards

A5 Postcards

A5 Postcards

4 x A5 Postcards: Paul, Kate, Jamie, Emma

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A3 Poster

A3 Poster

4 x A3 Posters: Paul, Kate, Jamie, Emma

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A4 Poster

A4 Poster

4 x A4 Posters: Paul, Kate, Jamie, Emma

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A3 Empty Belly Poster

A3 Empty Belly Poster

3 x A3 Posters: Emma, Jamie, Paul

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