Safer Recruitment in Educational settings

Event/course Code SCH/20/358
Event/course type Early Years Curriculum
Event Description • For Designated Safeguarding Leads, Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers and all others in education who are involved in staff selection


This course covers the following areas;
- Safer recruitment and the wider context of safeguarding
- Prevalence of abuse and profile of abusers
- How abusers operate within organisations
- Features of a safer recruitment process
- Planning a safer recruitment process
- Making the right decisions: interview and selection
- Setting acceptable standards of behaviour
- Maintaining an ongoing culture of vigilance

Aims:
• To identify the key features of staff recruitment that help deter or prevent the appointment of unsuitable people.
• To be able to produce policies and practices that minimise opportunities for abuse or ensure its prompt reporting.
• To begin to review their own organisation’s places and practices to make them safe.

Cost: £80.00 + VAT per person

Lunch is provided - we will contact you about how this is ordered / managed in line with current guidance
Training Objectives Cost: £80 + VAT

Trainer: Ollie Welsby OR Steve Eccleston
Learning Outcomes Learning Outcomes- Skills and knowledge:
Participants will gain the skills required to ensure that safeguarding is at the heart of their recruitment decisions.

Intended impact on practice:
Settings will have a robust recruitment process that deters applications from unsuitable individuals and identifies those that may present a risk to children and young people.
Tutors Heather Dawson
Subjects Safeguarding
Key Stages
Early Years / Foundation No KS1 No KS2 No KS3 No KS4 No KS5 No 11-19 No 
Event/course administrator Workforce Support (WorkforceSupport@Worcschildrenfirst.org.uk)
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SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueMap
Session 1Monday 10 May 202109:00 - 16:00Virtual Delivery

RoomVia Zoom
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