schools safeguarding training

September arrives along with the excitement of a new academic year, but before you settle back into routine, are you sure you’re up to date with this year’s important safeguarding changes? While we’re at it, when was the last time you took a schools safeguarding training course…? Back to School September 2019/20 The summer holidays…

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schools safeguarding training

Schools safeguarding training courses are a legal requirement for every member of staff, but what else do you need to know about safeguarding in addition to your regular training? What is schools safeguarding training? There are a whole lot of different ways to take safeguarding training if you work in a school, pre-school, or college…

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safeguarding training

It’s essential for all staff who work in a school or education environment to have read Keeping Children Safe in Education. The 2019 update to this statutory government guidance includes some important changes that you’ll need to be aware of before the start of the academic year. Keeping Children Safe in Education 2019 The statutory…

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Your school may already be using one of the new mobile apps to recruit supply teachers, but have you considered the impact this new convenience could have on safeguarding your students? Recent news articles have shone a light on the potential child protection concerns these new recruitment technologies, which have been likened to the taxi-service…

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What makes online training the perfect choice for schools?   Online courses can be taken at a time that suits staff and the school timetable Online course notes are available for the duration of the certification All your staff receive the same rigour of training Training is simple to monitor and can be easily evidenced…

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“safeguarding is ‘everybody’s’ responsibility … everyone should know who to contact if they are concerned about a child or young person.” “the importance for all staff in an establishment of having appropriate training and induction so that they understand their roles and responsibilities and are confident about carrying them out”. Ofsted Training is an important…

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Safeguarding remains a very important duty of schools and all who work in them.  Working Together 2013 states that organisations, including schools, should have in place arrangements that reflect the importance of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, including: a senior board level lead to take leadership responsibility for the organisation’s safeguarding arrangements; a culture…

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The latest Ofsted safeguarding briefing for schools Inspecting Safeguarding Briefing (Jan 2014) reinforces the message that safeguarding is everybody’s responsibility. The briefing states: “safeguarding is ‘everybody’s’ responsibility … everyone should know who to contact if they are concerned about a child or young person.” “the importance for all staff in an establishment of having appropriate training and induction so that they…

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