Missing children multi-agency training for practitioners

Date & Time:

Wednesday 9 October 2019 (COURSE - CANCELLED)

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The Chaucer Centre, The Chaucer Centre Canterbury Road Morden


Target Group / Level

This training is targeted to professionals and volunteers at Group Level 2 (in regular contact with children, young people and/or parent/carer) or Level 3 (predominately working with children) as set out in the Safeguarding Competency framework in London Safeguarding Child Procedures. NHS Inter-Collegiate Standards 2 and 3 for health professionals

Please note: Participants are expected to have attended the missing awareness course or already have knowledge about issues that put children and young people at risk of going missing.

Course Overview / Aim

This course aims to provide participants with the knowledge required to undertake or contribute to risk assessments, strategy meetings and care or child protection planning to safeguard children from going missing. The course also address the management of children going missing to help reduce the risk of repeat missing episodes, including looked after children.

Learning Outcomes

By attending this course, participants will have:

  • Improved knowledge and understanding about factors that should be taken into account in a risk assessment and safeguarding plan
  • Examined their own role in multi-agency partnership working and what is required to work effectively to managing the risks of a child going missing from home or care
  • Gained an improved understanding of the role of the police, education and schools and health partners in managing children at risk of going missing
  • Improved their understanding about advocacy, return home interviews and how to best engage children and young people in safeguarding processes
  • Improved their understanding about engaging parents, extended family or care and friends in the assessment and/or safeguarding planning process

Improved their understanding of statutory requirements, pan-London procedures and the local LSCB Missing children protocol.

Sector LimitAvailable
Education - CognusNo Limit
Education - Early YearsNo Limit
Education - OtherNo Limit
Education - Schools/CollegesNo Limit
Foster Carer0
HousingNo Limit
LBS Adults/Childrens - All Age DisabilitesNo Limit
LBS Housing and RegenerationNo Limit
LBS OtherNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Admiral NursesNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Carshalton LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Clinical HealthNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Heads of ServiceNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Hospital PathwayNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Learning DisabilitiesNo Limit
LBS People Adults - OtherNo Limit
LBS People Adults - STARTNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Sutton and Cheam LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Adults - TransitionsNo Limit
LBS People Adults - Wallington LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Adoption and PermanenceNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Blue LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Children with DisabilitiesNo Limit
LBS People Children's - CourtNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Director / Assistant DirectorNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Early HelpNo Limit
LBS People Children's - FosteringNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Green LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Heads of ServiceNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Integrated Childrens ServicesNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Leaving Care TeamNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Looked After ChildrenNo Limit
LBS People Children's - MASHNo Limit
LBS People Children's - OtherNo Limit
LBS People Children's - PlacementsNo Limit
LBS People Children's - QANo Limit
LBS People Children's - RASNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Red LocalityNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Sutton Inclusion & SupportNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Targeted Youth SupportNo Limit
LBS People Children's - Youth Offending TeamNo Limit
NHS - Clinical Commissioning Group0
NHS - Community Services0
NHS - Hospital0
NHS - Other0
Private - Domiciliary Care0
Private - Nursing Home0
Private - Other0
Private - Residential Home0
RBK Shared ServiceNo Limit
Supported LivingNo Limit
Sutton Housing Partnership0


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Suzy Mullally

Venue Details:

The Chaucer Centre, The Chaucer Centre Canterbury Road Morden

(020 8545 3388)