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Designated Lead (Children)

20th June 2016 @ 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

| Free
DATE:20th June 2016 LEVEL: 2
TIME:9:30 AM - 4:30 PM FACILITATOR:
Aimie Tønsberg - SPB Training Officer
Claire Farley - SPB Training Officer
LOCATION:Beresford House APPLICABLE TO: Children
 
FULL
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Audience

This course is suitable for those who have operational responsibility for receiving concerns about the safety and welfare of children and young people, who make decisions about what action needs to be taken, contacting and liaising with other agencies involved in safeguarding children, especially children’s social care.

Aim

To outline the roles and responsibilities of the ‘Designated Lead/ Designated Safeguarding Children’s Officer ’

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course the participants should be able to:

  • Describe the role of the designated safeguarding children officer and state the key areas of responsibility
  • List the key legislation and guidance underpinning your organisation’s policy for responding to concerns about a child’s safety or welfare
  • Decide what steps your organisation needs to take in order to effectively safeguard children and young people with whom it has contact
  • Identify blocks to staff reporting concerns within your organisation and identify how to overcome these
  • State what is likely to happen following an enquiry to MASH and what further role you may have as a Designated Lead
  • List the key legislation and guidance in connection with recording and sharing of information relating to concerns about a child in Jersey
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the emotional dimension of safeguarding work and be able to identify and network for personal support

Venue, Parking & Refreshments

Beresford House does not have disability access; however, training courses can be provided at alternative venues, should this be a problem please clarify any particular access requirements on the application form.

Beresford House is located at the end of Bellozanne Road, at the junction of St Andrews Road and La Route es Nouaux.

Public car-parking facilities (scratch card) are available at the Jardin de Soleil.   There is also parking along Victoria Avenue.  There is no car-parking available at Beresford House – sorry.

A variety of local food outlets are available within walking distance of the SPB training room, or bring a packed lunch which can be eaten on the premises. Tea and coffee will be provided free of charge.

Safeguarding Partnership Board<br /> Beresford House<br /> Bellozane Road<br /> St Helier<br /> Jersey JE2 3JW<br />
DATE:19th January 2016 LEVEL: 1
TIME:9:30 AM - 12:30 PM FACILITATOR:
Aimie Tønsberg - SPB Training Officer
Claire Farley - SPB Training Officer
LOCATION:Beresford House APPLICABLE TO: Children
 
FULL
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Audience

This course is intended for everyone who works with children either in a professional or voluntary capacity.

Aim

The aim of this course is to raise participant’s awareness of the risks to children through abuse, and for them to gain an understanding of their role and responsibility in safeguarding children.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course the participants should be able to:

  • Understand what is meant by the terms ‘Safeguarding’ and ‘Child Protection’.
  • Recognise how Society’s beliefs, values and attitudes towards children and child abuse have changed over time
  • List the four main categories of abuse as well as theirs signs and indicators
  • Identify barriers to safeguarding children and young people
  • Respond effectively to concerns about the safety and welfare of a child/young person following their own agency and SPB Policies

    Venue, Parking & Refreshments

    Beresford House does not have disability access; however, training courses can be provided at alternative venues, should this be a problem please clarify any particular access requirements on the application form.

    Beresford House is located at the end of Bellozanne Road, at the junction of St Andrews Road and La Route es Nouaux.

    Public car-parking facilities (scratch card) are available at the Jardin de Soleil.   There is also parking along Victoria Avenue.  There is no car-parking available at Beresford House – sorry.

    A variety of local food outlets are available within walking distance of the SPB training room, or bring a packed lunch which can be eaten on the premises. Tea and coffee will be provided free of charge.

    Safeguarding Partnership Board<br /> Beresford House<br /> Bellozane Road<br /> St Helier<br /> Jersey JE2 3JW<br />