Useful Safeguarding Resources
Virtual Advanced Safeguarding Course
We are very pleased to be working with Andrew Hall, expert safeguarding consultant again. Andrew is running a ‘Virtual Advanced Safeguarding Course’ for the teaching school – he will be exploring what Safeguarding looks like with regard to Coronavirus and the changes we have been experiencing with regards to online lesson delivery and reduced school attendance.
Date: Tuesday 8th September 2020
Time: The online course is composed of 4 modules, running from 10:00 – 14:55 with breaks in between.
Cost: £95 per person
Safeguarding and online safety
The DfE has issued guidance on safeguarding during the COVID-19 pandemic. The main action from this is the requirement to produce an addendum to the safeguarding policy for each school covering the points highlighted in the guidance.
There is a lot of support available to keep children safe online. Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:
The government have set out some guidelines in section 7 of this document, which you may find useful:
Advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online
Support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online
Support for teachers, parents and carers to keep their children safe online
Support for parents and carers from the NSPCC in partnership with O2
Advice for education professionals, parents and carers to stay safe online