Our level 4 Designated Safeguarding Person training is designed for staff in Early Years settings who have responsibility for safeguarding children. This course is suitable for Designated Safeguarding Leads and Designated Safeguarding Officers or those who assume those responsibilities working with babies and children within the Early Years sector.
This training is delivered online via Zoom by expert trainers who are former Ofsted Inspectors and experienced safeguarding trainers. This is an interactive and engaging training session with opportunities for discussion and reflection, use of relevant scenarios and case studies and includes the latest updates from legislation and Ofsted.
As explained by Ofsted, “the lead practitioner is responsible for liaison with local statutory children’s services agencies, and with the LSCB. They must provide support, advice and guidance to any other staff on an ongoing basis, and on any specific safeguarding issue as required.”
This training is designed to give attendees the knowledge and confidence to undertake this demanding and vital role.
All our safeguarding training is delivered by former Ofsted Inspectors and approved safeguarding trainers with excellent occupational experience. All our safeguarding training includes the PREVENT duty as standard.
- What are your responsibilities?
- What to do when you are concerned
- When to make a referral- referral thresholds
- Routes for advice
- Hot topics – information and advice on high profile and current safeguarding issues
The training event is 6 hours over one day or can be split into two sessions.
The price includes:
- One highly qualified safeguarding expert trainer for up to 20 staff
- Continuous Professional Development attendance certificate which remains valid for 3 years.
- Safeguarding Resource Booklet
Anne has worked in education for over 20 years and is passionate about high quality teaching and training. Anne led her department to outstanding for over consecutive 10 years. Anne’s prior experiences as a Ofsted Inspector allows her to provide support to schools, colleges and training providers as an consultant offering pre inspection support and guidance.
Anne is dedicated to improving standards in safeguarding. She has written training programmes for Early Years, Schools and Colleges and ensured the training of thousands of staff members has been rigorous, informative and improved the quality of safeguarding for childcare and vulnerable adults winning the Nursery World Trainer of the Year 2017 for this work. Anne is a lay member of her Local Safeguarding Partnership (LSCB).
Sam has many years experience working in the further education sector; leading on apprenticeship provision, vocational and professional qualifications for adults and study programmes for young people. As a former member of the senior leadership team of a College she was responsible for safeguarding vulnerable young people and the study programme.
Sam has worked as an Ofsted Inspector and is a consultant and lecturer for Anglia Ruskin University. Sam’s sector expertise is wide ranging and she is passionate about high quality training and assessment. She holds higher level qualifications in leadership teaching, childcare and is passionate about high quality safeguarding practice and leadership. Sam is a Home Office approved PREVENT trainer and is approved by local safeguarding boards to train safeguarding.
We can accommodate groups of up to 12 Staff.
Valid for 2 years.
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