Child Protection Awareness Course
Date & Time:
Target Group / Level
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.
Course Overview/ Aim
The aim of this course is for participants to gain a better understanding about their duties under “Working together to Safeguard Children (HM Government 2018), Information Sharing Advice for Safeguarding Practitioners (2018), London Child Protection Procedures and messages from Serious Case Reviews (SCRs) and other learning reviews.
The focus is on awareness raising in respect of safeguarding responsibilities across the multi-agency partnership, including contributing to strategy meetings, reporting to and attending child protection conferences.
- explore own values and attitudes
- consider what constitutes abuse and how to recognize it in the context of your role
consider stresses in families, likely to increase children and young people's vulnerabilit
How to respond to concerns ans allegations and concerns
The Sutton referral pathway