Supported by Waltham Forest

The Role of the Safeguarding Governor


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 19:00 - 20:00


Waltham Forest Town Hall, Forest Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 4JF


Governor Services

Course Code:



This course combines Ofsted’s view of what outstanding governance and safeguarding looks like according to their own inspection criteria.


• To understand and fulfil governors’ roles and responsibilities to safeguard and
promote the welfare for children.

• To ensure effectiveness in discharging of governors’ core statutory safeguarding functions.

• Effectively plan for, monitor and challenge senior leadership and staff to excel in their safeguarding arrangements by communicating and implementing a vision for outstanding safeguarding and best practice.


To ensure that governors have a clear and up to date understanding of the spectrum of safeguarding within the context of Ofsted inspections, LA procedures and complaints.

Booking information:

Bookings will be taken through the WF Online system and will continue to be taken by the normal channels.

Bookings can be made by phone, email or at your Governing Body meeting.
Should you require further information please contact
Governor Services on 020 8496 6351 or Email:


All governors and governors responsible for safeguarding