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LSCB - Working Together to Safeguard Children 13/06/19

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Community Action IOW / Riverside Centre

Hunnyhill Room

Newport

PO30 2QR

United Kingdom

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This one day course will provide an understanding to staff who regularly investigate and/or contribute to supporting children at risk of abuse and/or their families. This includes through multi-agency safeguarding procedures and assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating the needs of the child where there are safeguarding concerns.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Provide an overview of relevant legislation and guidance to include updates within Working Together 2018, Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018 and Local Policy and Procedures for Safeguarding Children on the IOW
  • Refresh knowledge on the categories and indicators of abuse and outline other areas of abuse e.g. Peer on Peer abuse , FGM and County Lines. Identify changes in behaviour of children with disabilities as potential indicators.
  • Understand the risks associated with domestic abuse, parental alcoholism, parental mental health and safeguarding Children. Provide an understanding of mental health issues with children and how to support them
  • Identify the meaning of Think Family
  • How to measure the extent of abuse and neglect usingthe local thresholds chart for intervening with abused and neglected children
  • Understand the local process for referral and assessment of children, Step up and Step Down Process and guidance for Looked After Children
  • Identify the risk assessment toolkits available such as the SERAF
  • Explain the Neglect strategy and the use of the Neglect toolkit
  • Recognise the role of the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO), Whistleblowing and the Escalation Process

Presented by:

Fiona Lee, Safeguarding Associates for Excellent Ltd (SAFE)

Refreshments:

We advise bringing your lunch with you as there are no catering facilities/cafes in the immediate vicinity of the Innovation Centre. Tea/coffee/Water will be provided.

Please be aware that not all training venues/training rooms will be accessible to delegates before the start of a training course. We ask that should you arrive early please check with venue staff before accessing the training room.

Cancellations and Charges:

  • The IOWSCB provides fully funded training to their partner agencies.
  • At each course there will be a register listing those who have booked tickets. It is the responsibility of attendees to sign the register as a record of attendance.
  • If an individual cannot attend a course and a suitable candidate cannot attend in their place, please cancel the ticket via Eventbrite. To do this log into Eventbrite (you will have created an account to obtain a ticket), click on Your Tickets, then the appropriate ticket, and then Cancel Order. Should you experience any difficulties please contact us on 01983 814545 or lscb@iow.gov.uk.
  • In an individual fails to cancel their ticket or cancels within 48 hours of a course, agencies will be charged a non-attendance fee of £120 (per whole training day).
  • No charge will be made if a suitable delegate is sent instead.

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Please visit http://www.iowscb.org.uk/training-and-events-programme to read our GDPR statement and how to remove or update your consent.

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Community Action IOW / Riverside Centre

Hunnyhill Room

Newport

PO30 2QR

United Kingdom

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