Navigating contract changes as we're asked to return to the office! We welcome all members to come and have an open discussion regarding Lipspeaker bookings. We will cover: Contracts - Face-to-face vs Remote Working Costs - what is reasonable? When you need/do not need a co-worker? What you do/do not have in writing? Please come along with one example of a recent face-to-face booking you have been to, to discuss. As [...]
Following our 'Remote Lipspeaking - MS Teams' CPD session on 25th June 2020, we welcome you to join us for another session. Hosted by Lesley Weatherson, this webinar will take place on MS Teams, and focus on being self-employed and completing your tax return. You will learn: What you can/cannot claim How to ensure you complete your tax return on time Basic information on how to use 'Xero' 1.5 NRCPD Structured [...]
On Thursday 17th December a number of members got together for an ALAS Christmas Social. Members wore an array of clothing including Christmas jumpers, reindeer antlers, Christmas socks and we even had our very own elf! We wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a healthy, happy New Year.
Having served 22 years as a Police Officer, Kirsty Last has recently qualified as a Lipspeaker. Join us as Kirsty gives an overview of the Police Domain including: Police Jargon & Acronyms Police Ranks & Responsibilities Police Custody (Who’s Who and What’s what) Who would book you and how Suspect interviews Planned arrests Witness Interviews – different types and ABE interview suites Legal time limits under ‘PACE 1984’ Charging suspects & [...]
ALAS are delighted to announce that we will be holing a workshop on Bullying & Harassment on Saturday 22nd February 2020. The experienced Sign Language Interpreter and actor Martin Fox-Roberts will inspire you to consider what Bullying and Harassment looks like, how to recognise it, what to do about it and techniques to protect yourself in and out of the workplace. Learning Outcomes: Raising general awareness of Bullying & Harassment. Different [...]
Save the date! 28th September 2019 Where? St Michaels Centre, Bristol, BS34 8PD Why? Ethics and professional practice workshop for Lipspeakers Who? Sarah Haynes- respected trainer and mentor Spaces are limited to 15 More details to follow. This workshop sold out last time in a matter of weeks so don’t delay- reserve your place now by emailing [email protected]