Safer Recruitment

Programme Overview
Delivery Model Online session
What is Included
  • Certificate of attendance.
  • Course material (if applicable).
  • AED 660 per delegate plus 5% VAT
  • In-school bespoke training is available.  Please contact Rebecca Annand for more information.
Deadline booking date
 COURSE CONFIRMED – Places Still Available
Training date and times
Thursday 28th September 2023 
12pm to 4pm (UAE Time)

Programme breakdown

  • 4 hours Online Training

Target audience

Senior leaders, Human Resources staff, Governors & Trustees

Aims of the course
  • Ensure staff, volunteers and governors are appropriately vetted and are suitable for the role when working with children and young people
  • Understand the importance of a safer recruitment job advertisement
  • Create a safer recruitment application pack
  • Understand the importance of maintaining an up to date job description
  • Understand the importance of safer recruitment checklists at interview panels
  • Review and embed safer recruitment practice and process
  • Understand how to properly conduct all pre and post-interview checks
  • Ensure that all safer recruitment policies and policy statements are up-to-date and relevant
  • Ensure a person on the recruitment panel has undertaken safer recruitment training and is confident to challenge
  • Identify and understand the importance of having a robust single central record system
  • Understand the importance of appropriate candidate background checks
  • Understand the important of safer recruitment risk assessments
  • Learn how to respond to inappropriate behaviour and allegations of abuse

The Safeguarding Alliance

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The Safeguarding Alliance based in the City of London, sets the benchmark for outstanding safeguarding practice both in the UK and internationally. With multiple, internationally accredited training courses, covering a wide breadth of Safeguarding issues bespoke to your location; training supports the building of transferable skills, knowledge and competence in the field of care, safety and welfare of children, young people and those at risk. As occupationally and operationally competent, independently quality assured safeguarding consultants; our trainers can support, mentor and guide individuals and organisations, enabling leaders, managers and practioner teams to apply the latest best practice to daily activity, mitigating against risk to pupils, staff and your institution. The Safeguarding Alliance provides course attendees with fully accredited qualifications which are transferrable through UK Ofqual recognised courses.

Course Summary

Effective recruitment is essential in safeguarding children and young people and risk mitigation. Finding staff and volunteers with the necessary skills, qualifications and attributes to enable a setting to effectively deliver objectives in line with aims and values is key and must be conducted in a safe way.

The Safeguarding Alliance
4 Hours