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Welcome to Torbay Teaching School


SEND Network Briefing/Network meeting for SENDCOs
9.00am - 10.00am SEND Network briefing for Headteachers & SENDCOs
10.30am - 12.00pm SENDCo Network meeting
These events are open free of charge to Torbay schools but places MUST be booked in advance via the TTSA CPD Online system (see below). Booking will close 1 week prior to the event. Attendance without advance booking will result in an administration charge.




  • Tuesday 10th October 2017. Arlington Room, Toorak Hotel, Torquay
  • Wednesday 17th January 2018, Riviera Lounge, Carlton Hotel, Torquay
  • Thursday 3rd May 2018, Riviera Lounge, Carlton Hotel, Torquay



Click on the picture below to access CPD Online:

SEND TA Support Group/Nurture Teacher Forum


The above groups/forums are available for schools to purchase separately at a cost of £750 (combined cost for both groups) for the academic year 2017/18. Please contact Lisa Toms or Wendy Vreony on 01803 679634 if you are interested in buying into this service.


Dates are given below.


SEND Teaching Assistant Support Group


  • Monday 6th November 2017, 1.30 - 3.00pm
  • Wednesday 7th March 2018, 1.30 - 3.00pm
  • Tuesday 26th June 2018, 1.30 - 3.00pm


Nurture Teacher Forum


  • Monday 16th October 2017, 1.30 - 2.30pm
  • Monday 27th November 2017, 1.30 - 2.30pm
  • Monday 29th January 2018, 1.30 - 2.30pm
  • Monday 19th March 2018, 1.30 - 2.30pm
  • Monday 21st May 2018, 1.30 - 2.30pm
  • Monday 2nd July 2018, 1.30 - 2.30pm