Search

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

Click here to apply for this course

 

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.

https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-schools-and-other-educational-settings

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:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers

Thinkyouknow

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

Advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online

Internet matters

https://www.internetmatters.org/

Support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online

LGfL

https://www.internetmatters.org/

Support for teachers, parents and carers to keep their children safe online

Net-aware

https://www.net-aware.org.uk/

Support for parents and carers from the NSPCC in partnership with O2

Childnet International

https://www.childnet.com

Advice for education professionals, parents and carers to stay safe online