Patron: Her Majesty The Queen



Keynote speaker: John Carnochan OBE QPM

Keynote speaker: John Carnochan OBE QPM

Practitioner's Conference 2015

RCET Practitioner’s Conference, ‘Consolidating Change in Communities’ Tuesday 6 October 2015

Conference Aims

  • To better understand the challenges facing children and young people from Armed Forces families in Scotland 

  • To share and promote good practice in meeting the needs of Armed Forces children and young people in Scotland 

  • To highlight existing and develop new partnerships to support children and young people from Armed Forces families in Scotland 

“This conference targets, engages and challenges those working with and supporting families; educational practitioners, education support agencies, military representatives, community organisations, third sector partners involved with or interested in the educational needs of Armed Forces Children in Scotland.” 
Robert Hair, Head Teacher, Kinloss Primary and Nursery School, Moray, and Co-ordinator of an MOD-funded Project.

About the Keynote speaker

John was a Detective Chief Superintendent with Strathclyde Police
and co-founder of the Violence Reduction Unit. Its tenet is “violence is preventable, not inevitable”. He is a passionate advocate of early years, collaboration, prevention and parenting support.

About the Conference

RCET Practitioner’s Conference, ‘Consolidating Change in Communities’
Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh
Date: Tuesday 6 October 2015
Time: 08:45 – 16:45

This will be an interactive and engaging day with a fantastic line up of speakers and lots of opportunities to hear best practice and benefit from tables exercises and facilitated table discussions.

Buffet lunch and refreshments throughout the day are provided.

A full conference programme will be available shortly. Please keep checking here for details.

The Conference is free to attend but hurry places are limited!

To register please email stating the names of those attending, titles, organisations, contact details and any special dietary requirements. You will receive a confirmation email to confirm your registration with us.

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