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  • Update on flu vaccine supplies
  • Schools Funding Bulletin – November 2019
  • North West Learning Partnership
  • Mental Health and Well being Network
  • The Danny Christmas  school cruises
  •  Accent Music Education Hub
  • Christmas in Runcorn and Widnes


Update on flu vaccine supplies


Applies to-All schools

Please see attached an update on the delays regarding flu vaccine supply. The information attached is in the process / has already been shared with school provider services , LA-stakeholders/DPHs and GPs across the North West.





Schools Funding Bulletin – November 2019



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If you have a project or an idea that you require advice and funding assistance with, please fill out an Enquiry Form.


Schools Bulletin – November 2019

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North West Learning Partnership



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Dear Colleagues

The  North West Learning Partnership (formerly St Helen’s TSA) in association with Best Practice Network (BPN) is offering the DSBM qualification for School Business Managers.

Who is this for? 

The Level 4 DSBM is part of a suite of school business management qualifications. The programme is designed for existing and aspiring school business managers who wish to enhance both their leadership, management and administrative skills together and their knowledge and understanding of key areas of school business management through a professional qualification.

Click on the link for more information

For DSBM, the application deadline will be:

  • 6 December 2019 – for all courses that will start in February/March 2020
  • 17 July 2020 – for all courses that will start autumn term 2020

Following these deadlines, BPN will allocate applicants and tutors to the best-fitting groups and venues.

If you’re interested in applying follow the link: there is a wealth of information. 








Mental Health and Well being Network 


Applies to-All schools

Dear Colleagues

The North West Learning Partnership would like to offer all schools the chance to attend our first Mental Health and Well Being network meeting. 

This meeting is FREE of Charge to ALL schools. We can accommodate 20 schools, places will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis.

Focus for the meeting will be

  • School Mental Health Award
    Starting out – journey to achieving School Mental Health Award including using this  network to meet criteria of Award on collaboration and sharing best practice.
  • Staff well being
    findings of recent research
    Are we paying lip service, just a sticking plaster or effective practice?
  • Developing role of specialist leads in school 
    what do we want/need and how do we do it?
  • An opportunity to network with like minded professionals


As Strategic Partners with the Carnegie Centre of Excellence in School Mental Health, schools will be invited to participate in research projects.

The meeting will take place on Tuesday 10 December 2019,  1-3pm at St Mary & St Thomas CE Primary School, Barton Close, St Helens, WA10 2HS– located in the POD behind the school.

Target audience: Pastoral staff, SLT members/designated officers and/or teachers leading Mental Health and well being in schools. 

To book a place at the Mental Health network meeting please contact: 





The Danny Christmas school cruises


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Click on the link for more information

Click here to  view information about the The Danny exhibition


 Accent Music Education Hub


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Click on the link below for more information

Abigail Boak – Tel: 01925 442097 – Mob: 07773 194561






Christmas in Runcorn and Widnes

Applies to-All schools
See attached Christmas in Runcorn
See attached Christmas in Widnes