Updates and Latest Information
Updates and the latest news regarding safeguarding children
The recently updated Inspecting Safeguarding in Early Years, Education and skills, has been further amended on the 10th October 2018.
Reminder – Training opportunities:
9th November – Roles and Responsibilities’ of the Designated Safeguarding lead (and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead) -Children Centres
16th November - Roles and Responsibilities’ of the Designated Safeguarding lead (and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead) – Nurseries and Pre-Schools
23rd November – Roles and Responsibilities’ of the Designated Safeguarding lead (and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead) – Childminders
The above training day will be going through the roles and responsibilities of the DSL in detail to develop and refresh the knowledge, skills, duties and responsibilities needed for the DSL role.
29th October 2018 - evening
Effective Safeguarding recording
21st November – evening
DSL networks- Autumn term 2018:
DSL network (nurseries, pre-schools, children centre and out of school provision) the 17th October 2018
DSL network for childminders is on the 6th November 2018.
The above training courses will take place at the Early Years Centre for Professional development(EYCPD) and can be booked through CPD.
Important Update from the Bournemouth and Poole Local Safeguarding Childrens Board:
There is now one Pan-Dorset MASH Interagency Referral form which replaces the current Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole forms. If you want to make a referral please use the new form which is available on the relevant LSCB websites.
The Pan-Dorset Multi Agency Safeguarding procedures are also currently undergoing a refresh and these will be published in October 2018. Please check the LSCB websites for information about demonstration guides on the new safeguarding manual when it goes live.
The updated Inspecting Safeguarding in Early Years, Education and Skills document is now available.
The Bournemouth Record Keeping Guidance has also been updated. There will now be the full document only - no longer a summary document alongside.
The Roles and Responsibilities of the Designated Safeguarding Lead guidance is also in the process of being amended.
Last updated: 10 October 2018