Overview of child protection lead roles and responsibilities in Scotland. For those who oversee a team working with children and young people.
This training is for people who have a lead role and responsibility within their organisation for Child Protection practice. This would include responsibilities for management oversight and the development of policies and learning. Prior to attending this course, it is expected that you will have grounding in child protection practice, and have previously completed child protection training course/s.
This interactive training course will provide learners with the skills and knowledge required to carry out the role and responsibilities of the Child Protection Lead. The themes of the day include a focus on legislation and guidance, referral procedures and supporting and responding to staff and volunteers thereby developing confidence in the role and promoting best practice in safeguarding children and young people.