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Designated Safeguarding Lead Training - For Schools – Newly appointed

Newly appointed Designated Safeguarding Lead in Schools with responsibility for Child Protection


Newly appointed Designated Safeguarding Lead in Schools with responsibility for Child Protection


Objectives and Content
  • To ensure that all new staff with Designated Lead responsibility for Safeguarding in schools are equipped with up-to-date knowledge and skills to fulfil their responsibilities
  • To explore the concept of safeguarding children within the school environment
  • To be aware of the Early Help Assessment Process
  • To be reminded of the Child Protection Process
  • To be able to prepare for, and contribute to a Child Protection Conference
  • To have considered the role in Core Group working.
  • To recognise the issues that may arise when working in a multi-agency context

Criteria for attendance:
This course is provided for staff who meet the criteria outlined for the Designated Safeguarding Lead, in the Department of Education guidance, Keeping Children Safe in Education.
and with the expectation that level 1 to 3 safeguarding training will have already been undertaken.


To have a good understanding of the Child Protection guidance, and an understanding of key elements of the safe learning environment.

Booking Information

All cancellations must be received 7 days prior to the course, to avoid being charged full payment.


Target Audience - Newly appointed Designated Safeguarding Leads in Schools (or Deputy DSLs) with responsibility for Child Protection

14 Oct 2020 09:30 - 16:30

Closing date: 30/09/2020
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Safeguarding & Child Protection Co-ordinator and LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer)
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Date and Time

14 Oct 2020 09:30 - 16:30


The Tickfield Centre (Tickfield / The Tickfield Centre), Tickfield Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6LL


Allison Francis
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