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Inter-Agency Child Protection

Venue
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
venue
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
tutors
Admin Contact
HR Workforce Development (HRWorkforceDevelopment@southglos.gov.uk)
Target Audience
Adopters / Childminders / Foster Carers / Pre-Schools & Nurseries / Short Break Carers / Social Care Staff / Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Adopters and Foster Carers / Children and Young People / Safeguarding
Adopters and Foster Carers subcategories
CS2 - Safeguarding and Child Protection
Children and Young People subcategories
Children's Social Care / Early Years / Safeguarding Children
Safeguarding subcategories
Safeguarding Children
Event description

Inter-Agency Child Protection. This one day training course is organised by South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board Training Group and is targeted at employees working directly with children. These members of staff should have completed °single° agency Child Protection e.g. e-learning CP and is facilitated by a South Gloucestershire Multi-agency Safeguarding Board Trainer before attending the course. Safeguarding of children and young people is everybody°s responsibility. This multi-agency course is aimed at those who need to expand upon the knowledge gained from the e-learning module by increasing confidence and competence in order to contribute to inter-agency assessments and to undertake an assessment of risk when required. This course aims to give staff an opportunity to explore within a face to face, multi-agency environment, various aspects of child protection in order to enhance knowledge and awareness of the issues and the ability to respond appropriately to them. This course will also cover basic processes and procedures for making a referral to Children°s Social Care. Those that have frontline responsibility or are the designated safeguarding lead in their establishment should also undertake Advanced Inter-Agency Child Protection training. Please complete the Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect E Learning before attending this training. Please note it is recommended to leave a minimum of 3 months between attending Inter Agency Child Protection and Advanced Inter Agency Child Protection.

Learning outcomes
To promote and improve effective multi-agency working to safeguard children and develop a shared understanding of the tasks, processes, roles and responsibilities and local arrangements for safeguarding children and promoting their welfare, To familiarize participants with the nature of child abuse To establish a common understanding of key terms, definitions and components of child protection work. To develop an understanding of the joint roles and responsibilities of agencies in child protection work. To explore attitudes and feelings in relation to child protection work. Understand child protection disclosure.
Start Date
Monday 25 February 2019
End Date
Monday 25 February 2019
Closing Date
Sunday 24 February 2019
Times
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
24 
Cost
£80.00 
Number of Sessions
1
Certificate expiry
Yes - Wednesday 25 November 2020
Pass/Fail event
No