Safeguarding and Child Protection for Headteachers and Nominated Governors – Monday 23rd January 2023: 09.00 – 16.00


This full-day course will equip Head Teachers/ Principles (who are not DSLs) and Governors with the information, knowledge and understanding to undertake their responsibilities in respect of safeguarding, including supporting staff members acting in the DSL/DDSL role and dealing with allegations against staff.

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Venue: Services For Education, 3 Holt Court, Holt Street, Birmingham B7 4AX

During the course participants will gain:

• An understanding of the legal safeguarding responsibilities for headteachers / principles and Governing Bodies and an insight into how to oversee the development of an ethos with safeguarding at its centre in your organisation• Knowledge of national and local documentation, the roles of the DSL and of all staff and requirements for record keeping• Knowledge of procedures for dealing with allegations against staff and good practice in reducing the risk of such allegations to create a Safer Working Culture• Up to date information on issues of current concern, including recommendations from serious case reviews, discussion of how OfSTED look at Safeguarding and looking at safeguarding staff’s health and wellbeing

For more information contact us here.

An excellent course with much overlap with my work in the church. I will be taking this back to my staff there as well as to my Governing Body.Chair of Governors, Broadmeadow Junior School

Very comprehensive coverage.Headteacher, Rednall Hill Junior School

Many thanks to Jo for being warm, welcoming, knowledgeable, and engaging.Headteacher in a Secondary Academy

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Event Details

Day 1: 23 January, 2023

Start time: 09:00 BST

End time: 16:00 BST

Venue: Services For Education, Unit 3 Holt Court, Holt Street, Birmingham, B7 4AX