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Breakfast Seminar: School Safeguarding & Data Protection

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Segedunum Roman Fort

Buddle Street

Wallsend

NE28 6HR

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Addressing the changing dynamics of safeguarding in schools to create a positive safety and data culture.


About the Seminar

Schools are fighting to reach a balance between maintaining an open and welcoming environment and keeping pupils, staff and visitors safe.

Attend this free breakfast seminar held by VisiPoint and supported by Muckle LLP to explore best practice in ensuring the safety of children and adults on school premises, and to develop your understanding of key data protection principles.

Our expert speakers will provide practical approaches to help you implement best practice measures in your organisation. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions and network with colleagues working across education.

Sessions include:

  • How Can We Build a Positive Safety Culture? – Keeping Children and Adults Safe
  • Key Principles of Data Protection & What Meets the Threshold of Appropriate Measures?
  • Interactive Demonstration – Visitor and Reception Management Technology


Why should I attend?

  • Explore practical methods and tips for improving your safeguarding procedures
  • Learn about the latest data protection laws in the UK and the key principles
  • Network with colleagues, share best practices, share and resolve key issues
  • Get answers to all your questions on visitor management, data protection and GDPR compliance
  • Try out VisiPoint’s visitor management system, designed to improve safeguarding and data privacy
  • Enjoy a complimentary breakfast to set you up for the day!


Who should attend?

This seminar is ideal for Headteachers, Multi-Academy Trusts, SLT, Safeguarding Leads, IT Managers, Office Managers, Governors, Admin Staff and Nursery Managers – anyone involved in the day-to-day running of your school, trust or nursery.


Getting to the event

We have the pleasure of hosting our seminar at the spectacular Segedunum Roman Fort. Attendees are welcome to explore the museum and viewing tower on the day. There is free parking and bus and metro stations only a couple of minutes walk away. Full access information is available here.


Questions

If you have any questions or would like more information please contact Kirsty Byers on 0191 341 0016 or kirsty@visipoint.net. You can find out more about us at www.visipoint.net


About the Experts:

Gillian Scribbins, Paralegal at Muckle LLP:
Gillian regularly advises clients in all sectors, including education organisations, on data protection and GDPR compliance. She has vast experience in all areas of data protection law, ranging from drafting compliant privacy documentation, data sharing and processing agreements, to liaising with the Information Commissioner’s Office regarding subject access requests, complaints from data subjects, data breaches and data protection impact assessments. Gillian has presented, not only to education organisations but also to businesses in other sectors, on general data protection compliance, dealing with requests from data subjects and practical approaches to the GDPR.


Jill Donabie, Partner at Muckle LLP:
Jill has advised over 150 ‘old’ and ‘new’ academies and Multi Academy Trusts on the conversion process and regularly presents training to Governing Bodies and Senior Leaders on various topics. Jill works exclusively with education clients advising schools of all types on both contentious and non-contentious employment matters including projects such as TUPE transfers, varying terms and conditions, collective and individual redundancies and day to day staffing issues and documentation. Jill also advises on wider student and complaints issues.


Mahmoud Elsaid, Key Account Director at VisiPoint:
A true technology evangelist and winner of a Forbes Entrepreneur’s award, Mahmoud is passionate about providing exciting solutions that help organisations maximise efficiency and provide a seamless customer experience. Mahmoud has worked closely with a variety of organisations in the education sector, to enhance their reception management, safeguarding procedures and build a positive safety culture.

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