Safeguarding, Duty of Care and Child Protection Awareness for childminders (level 3)

Audience: Prospective and Registered Homebased Childcarers

This one day course provides an introduction to ‘Safeguarding’ and explains the procedures to be followed ‘if you are worried a child in your care is at risk or is being abused’

Aims:  Learners understand how to support the safeguarding, protection and welfare rights  for all children aged 0-19 years growing up in England

By the end of the session learners can:

  • Explain the terms safeguarding, duty of care and child protection and responsibilities for professional outlined in Keeping Children Safe 2016
  • Summarise regulatory requirements for safeguarding children attending the home based setting including a short overview of The Prevent Duty 2015
  • Identify own Local Authority /Local Safeguarding Children’s Board procedures
  • Explain the roles and responsibilities of the lone worker in a home based setting in relation to the safeguarding, protection and welfare of children  
  • Explain procedures to be followed by lone workers in home based settings when harm or abuse are suspected or alleged against self and or third parties
  • Describe signs, symptoms, indicators and behaviours that may relate to domestic abuse, neglect, physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse
  • Describe the actions to take if harm or abuse is suspected and/or disclosed
  • Write a policy setting down the procedures for the safeguarding, protection and welfare of children attending own home based setting
  • Continue in their ongoing  professional development  

 

Learners must attend the course in full to merit Certificate of Attendance awarded on the day. Those arriving after 9.30pm will not be admitted.  Learners are advised to bring sufficient food, snacks and drink for the whole day. Tea, coffee and water are available throughout.

Further information

Course code: CM SAF
Timings: 08:45 - 16:30
Tutor: Rosemary Dorgan

Cost

£80

Venues

Hatcham Oak Early Childhood Centre, Brockley
Rachel McMillan Nursery School, Deptford
Abbey Wood Nursery School, Abbey Wood

Dates

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February 2020

Safeguarding, Duty of Care, Child Protection – for Childminders (Feb 20)

29 February 2020 @ 08:4516:30
Hatcham Oak Early Childhood Centre, Wallbutton Road, Brockley
London, SE4 2NX United Kingdom

Safeguarding, Duty of Care, Child Protection Awareness Audience: Prospective and Registered Homebased Childcarers This one day course provides an introduction to ‘Safeguarding’ and explains the procedures to be followed ‘if you are worried a child in your care is at risk or is being abused’ Aims:  Learners understand how to support the safeguarding, protection and welfare rights  for all children aged 0-19 years growing up in England. By the end of the session learners can: Explain the terms safeguarding, duty of care…

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April 2020

Safeguarding, Duty of Care, Child Protection – for Childminders (25 April 20)

25 April 2020 @ 08:4516:30
Abbey Wood Nursery School, Dahlia Road, Abbey Wood
London, England SE2 0SX United Kingdom
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Safeguarding, Duty of Care, Child Protection Awareness   Audience: Prospective and Registered Homebased Childcarers This one day course provides an introduction to ‘Safeguarding’ and explains the procedures to be followed ‘if you are worried a child in your care is at risk or is being abused’   Aims:  Learners understand how to support the safeguarding, protection and welfare rights  for all children aged 0-19 years growing up in England. By the end of the session learners can: Explain the terms safeguarding, duty of…

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May 2020

Safeguarding, Duty of Care, Child Protection – for Childminders (May 2020)

30 May 2020 @ 08:4516:30
Hatcham Oak Early Childhood Centre, Wallbutton Road, Brockley
London, SE4 2NX United Kingdom
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Safeguarding, Duty of Care, Child Protection AwarenessAudience: Prospective and Registered Homebased Childcarers This one day course provides an introduction to ‘Safeguarding’ and explains the procedures to be followed ‘if you are worried a child in your care is at risk or is being abused’ Aims:  Learners understand how to support the safeguarding, protection and welfare rights  for all children aged 0-19 years growing up in England. By the end of the session learners can:Explain the terms safeguarding, duty of care and child protection and responsibilities…

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