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10 Dec 2018

at the COMPASS Jobs Fair, Birmingham 2019

Seminar applications for the Professional Progress and Practice conference at the COMPASS Jobs Fair, Birmingham are now open. The conference will cover a range of topics within children’s services, adult social care, mental health and legal skills & confidence.

The conference, which will be held at the Birmingham Conference and Events Centre on 4 March 2019 will help provide visitors with a full day’s worth of Continuing Professional Development (CPD), as required by the HCPC to stay registered to practice.

The event will run alongside an exhibition featuring more than 30 local authorities as well as a number of service providers and universities from across the country. Informal interviews will also be taking place on the day for a range of positions within the sector, including social worker, team manager and senior practitioner roles.

If you think you have content that could be presented in a seminar, you can apply by sending over the information outlined below to


4th January 2019 – Expression of interest

This is your opportunity to indicate your interest in providing material for the conference programme. This does not guarantee you a place on the programme, as this will be dependent on the submission of the final details (see below) and our agreement that the content meets the standards expected by our visitors.


11th January 2019 – Final submission deadline for all seminar details

This is the date by which we will require the full seminar details from your organisation including:

Seminar title

A short title to give visitors an insight as to what the seminar will be based upon. The title should detail the practice areas covered in the seminar and should not contain the name of the organisation.

Speaker details

We will require the names of any speakers for the seminar, as well as their job titles and head-and-shoulders photo for use on the website.

Seminar description

We will require roughly 100-150 words of what will be included in the seminar to give potential visitors an idea of what to expect.

If you would like to register for a free ticket to the event,  click here . If you would like to enquire into exhibiting at the event, call the COMPASS team on 01892 784804