Safeguarding Leadership E-Learning Course

Our Safeguarding Leadership e-learning course offers a clear overview of the roles and responsibilities as well as skills and knowledge needed by leaders and managers to safeguard children and adults at risk.

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Safeguarding Leadership Aims

Safeguarding children and adults at risk is everyone’s business and the importance of strong, positive leadership is vital. Leaders and Senior Managers of organisations, as well as Managers supporting practitioners at the frontline of services for children or adults at risk should:

  • Understand what is required of their agency and their employees
  • Satisfy themselves that they are fully able to protect children and adults at risk

Safeguarding Leadership E-Learning Objectives

Safeguarding Leadership e-learning is designed to help Supervisors, Frontline and Senior Managers in Children’s and Adult Services, Health, Education, the Police, Private, Voluntary and Independent sectors to:

  • Meet their responsibilities to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and adults at risk
  • Provide support and guidance to help frontline staff make clear and appropriate decisions
  • Have the skills to challenge frontline staff in their work with parents and carers
  • Promote best practice in supporting and supervising staff who work with children or adults at risk

Safeguarding Leadership E-Learning Course Content

The Safeguarding Leadership e-learning course includes:

  • The background to, and aims of, Safeguarding Leadership. This includes existing legislation supporting safeguarding action for adults and children and national developments in Adult and Child protection.
  • Positive Leadership
  • Statement of Responsibility and Accountability
  • Recruitment and Training
  • Information Sharing
  • Inter-Agency working
  • Understanding Harm
  • Evidence based Decision Making
  • Relationship with Carers
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