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Designated Person for Child Protection in Education Training

11/10/2023 09:30 - 14:45
Recognise how to identify signs of abuse and when it is appropriate to make a referral. Have a working knowledge Wokingham Safeguarding Children Board (WSCB) Levels of Need and Intervention Thresholds Document.
Designated Leads & Deputies for child protection who are new to role.
To understand the role and responsibilities of the Designated Person. To review the Legislative Requirements related to safeguarding children. To recognise how to identify signs of abuse and when it is appropriate to make a referral. To act as a source of support, advice and expertise within the educational environment. To have a working knowledge of how local safeguarding children boards operate, the conduct of a child protection case conference and be able to attend and contribute to these effectively when required to do so. To ensure each member of staff has access to and understands the school's child protection policy. To be able to keep detailed accurate secure written records of referrals or concerns.
David Watts - Via Safeguarding Solutions Ltd
Maria Gibbs maria.gibbs@wokingham.gov.uk
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