Supported by Waltham Forest

Safer Recruitment for Schools - Refresher


Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:30 - 13:30


Waltham Forest Town Hall (CR3 / Committee Room 3), Forest Road, , Walthamstow, E17 4JF


Safeguarding in Education

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The course will cover:
Awareness and understanding of offender behaviour;
The key features of recruitment that help deter or prevent the appointment of unsuitable people;
What to look for in application forms;
Useful interview questions;
Pre-employment checks
Case studies;
Support to consider or review, your own organisations, policies and practices to minimise opportunities for abuse, promote prevention and ensure an ongoing culture of vigilance.


By the end of the course delegates will:
Understand some of the ways in which offenders behave and operate
Identify key features of staff recruitment that maximise opportunity of appointing the most suitable person for the job and help deter or prevent the appointment of unsuitable people
Consider policies and practice that minimise opportunities for abuse or ensure its prompt reporting

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