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Leadership and Management : Safeguarding in Schools; Best Practice

Bedes Senior School, Upper Dicker, Upper Dicker
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Workforce Development Training Events Team (
Target Audience
Deputy Headteachers / Heads of School / Designated Safeguarding Leads / Executive Headteachers / Headteachers
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Course description

This conference aims to share best practice in relation to safeguarding provision in schools. A range of speakers and workshops will showcase approaches to improving provision in schools and responding to local and national priorities such as managing children’s harmful sexual behaviour, responding to domestic violence and abuse, dealing with challenging parents, and supporting children with mental health issues.

Please note : Registration and refreshments are at 08:30; the Conference will start at 09:00 this year.




Training objectives

Safeguarding is everybody’s business; the conference will support school leaders in improving safeguarding provision, keeping up to date and ensuring compliance with the latest legislation and frameworks, and providing access to a range of examples of best and innovative practice across a range of challenging agendas.




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Additional Information

Maximum Delegates
A maximum of one delegate per organisation. 

Any further bookings will be put on a wait list until the conference is closed for bookings, at which time any remaining spaces will be offered to those on the waiting list on a first come, first served basis.

Target Audience
Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) and/or Head Teachers in East Sussex Maintained Primary, Secondary, Independent, Free and Special Schools, Primary and Secondary Academies and Further Education Colleges in East Sussex.

Start Date
Tuesday 15 January 2019
End Date
Tuesday 15 January 2019
Closing Date
Friday 14 December 2018
08:30 - 15:45
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