Safeguarding Children for Early Years Staff

This training course will provide a foundation in child protection knowledge and skills. This course is crucial for anyone who has regular contact with children and young people. The training will enable you to recognise and respond appropriately to concerns and referrals.

Suitable for: Teachers, child-minders, parents and nursery school assistants.

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AIM

To provide knowledge and an understanding of individual roles and responsibilities within the safeguarding of children including recognising and responding to abuse, how to respond to a disclosure, and how to report and record concerns.

OBJECTIVES

  • Outline the roles and responsibilities as a childcare worker.
  • Identify signs and symptoms of potential abuse and/or neglect, and the potential impact on children (including scenarios).
  • Discuss how to manage concerns, and barriers to reporting.
  • Identify appropriate reporting structures and effective and ethical record keeping.
  • Discuss child protection policies and procedures.
  • Outline the importance of understanding the vulnerability of children with special needs.
  • Discuss the role of the Designated Child Protection Officer.

At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Discuss their role and responsibilities as a childcare worker within the child protection framework.
  • Identify the signs and symptoms of the potential abuse and/or neglect and the potential impact on children (including scenarios).
  • Demonstrate knowledge of how to manage concerns and how to protect themselves.
  • Share information on confidentiality data protection, and the appropriateness of sharing information in relation to a child protection concern.
  • Discuss child protection policies and procedures.
  • Identify correct reporting structures and potential barriers to reporting.
  • Identify the importance of values, and how they impact on reporting.
  • Demonstrate effective and ethical record keeping.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the vulnerability of children with special needs.
  • Discuss the role of the Designated Child Protection Officer.
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May

Safeguarding Children - Early Years Training

Belfast

£42.00

Wednesday, 6 May 2020 - Thursday, 7 May 2020

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM (2 days)

  • Belfast
  • £42.00 incl. VAT

Wed 6 May 2020 - Thu 7 May 2020

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM (2 days)

Upon completion of this course, the delegate will gain knowledge of their role and responsibilities as a childcare worker within the child protection framework.

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Sep

Safeguarding Children - Early Years Training

Belfast

£42.00

Wednesday, 9 September 2020 - Thursday, 10 September 2020

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM (2 days)

  • Belfast
  • £42.00 incl. VAT

Wed 9 Sep 2020 - Thu 10 Sep 2020

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM (2 days)

Upon completion of this course, the delegate will gain knowledge of their role and responsibilities as a childcare worker within the child protection framework.

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12

Oct

Safeguarding Children - Early Years Training

Belfast

£42.00

Monday, 12 October 2020 - Monday, 19 October 2020

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM (2 weeks)

  • Belfast
  • £42.00 incl. VAT

Mon 12 Oct 2020 - Mon 19 Oct 2020

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM (2 weeks)

Upon completion of this course, the delegate will gain knowledge of their role and responsibilities as a childcare worker within the child protection framework.

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2

Dec

Safeguarding Children - Early Years Training

Belfast

£42.00

Wednesday, 2 December 2020 - Thursday, 3 December 2020

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM (2 days)

  • Belfast
  • £42.00 incl. VAT

Wed 2 Dec 2020 - Thu 3 Dec 2020

06:30 PM - 09:00 PM (2 days)

Upon completion of this course, the delegate will gain knowledge of their role and responsibilities as a childcare worker within the child protection framework.

Cost

£42.00

Time

5 hours (delivered over 2 evenings)

Accredited by

5 CPD Hours

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