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eLearning: Safeguarding Training: Basic Awareness Level 1

The Government has defined the term 'safeguarding children' as 'The process of protecting children from abuse or neglect, preventing impairment of their health and development, and ensuring they are growing up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care that enables children to have optimum life chances and enter adulthood successfully. Safeguarding Awareness Level 1 is suitable for those who have infrequent direct contact with children and young people, and may become aware of possible abuse or neglect.
Course Code: EDU 19/162

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Lunch and Learn Session: Contingency Planning (Windsor and Maidenhead) (Cancelled)

This is a one hour session on every Friday for all Windsor and Maidenhead AFC Staff to come together, share best practice, and refresh knowledge.

In Achieving for Children we think it is really important that teams and services are able to meet up regularly. What sets this concept apart from other courses is the accessibility and less framed structure of this approach.

The lunch and learn session are important, not just to share a level of expertise but they enable two way, regular communications among employees from different parts of AFC. With practitioner attendance we will be able t ...
Course Code: SFVSS 19/300

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Signs of Safety - 2x Day Foundation (Windsor and Maidenhead) Thumbnail

Achieving for Children is implementing Signs of Safety from 19 June 2017. The Signs of Safety model promotes strong relationship building and enables practitioners across different disciplines to work in partnership with children and families to maintain a focus on building safety within the family.

The heart of the Signs of Safety process is an assessment and case planning format that is meaningful for professionals as well as the parents, children and young people being assessed. The Signs of Safety format offers a simple yet rigorous assessment format that the practitioner can use to e ...
Course Code: EDU 19/649
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Session 1Monday 20 April 202009:30 - 16:30Maidenhead Project Centre, Maidenhead Project Centre, SL6 8BY
Session 2Tuesday 21 April 202009:30 - 16:30Maidenhead Project Centre, Maidenhead Project Centre, SL6 8BY
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Child Exploitation (CE) and County Lines Basic Awareness Workshop (Windsor and Maidenhead)

The key findings from recent serious case reviews involving children who have been exploited is the necessity for a multi-agency response to addressing the issue of Child Exploitation (CE) in communities such as Criminal Exploitation is also known as 'county lines'. Boroughs and nationwide, Local authorities, the metropolitan police and other agencies in Windsor and Maidenhead are working in partnership to identify children and young people at risk of CE and county lines.

The 2018 Inside government “Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation” Conference gave evidence of the significant rise in cas ...
Course Code: SFVSS 19/228
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Session 1Tuesday 21 April 202013:00 - 17:00Windsor Youth and Community Centre, 65 Alma Road, SL4 3HD
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Toxic Trio: Impact upon Outcomes for Children

The term 'Toxic Trio' has been used to describe how the issues of domestic abuse, mental ill-health and substance misuse can negatively impact upon optimal developmental outcomes.

Research studies have shown that the environment in which a child lives is crucial to their health, safety and well-being. A recognition by Ofsted (2010) and many researchers (including Brandon et al 2010, Cleaver et al 2007, 2011 and Stanley et al 2010, 2011) that, whilst parents with single issues such as mental health problems can be effective parents presenting minimal risk of significant harm to their childre ...
Course Code: SFVSS 19/142
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Session 1Tuesday 21 April 202009:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Safeguarding Children: A Shared Responsibility Level 2 (Windsor & Maidenhead)

The safeguarding of children is the responsibility of everyone who works with children and young people. This safeguarding session is a multi-agency session and is only available to those working in across children's services. If your organisation would like an in-service session delivered in your own setting on level 1 or 2 safeguarding please contact training@achievingforchildren.org.uk

Everyone who works with children has a responsibility for keeping them safe. No single practitioner can have a full picture of a child’s needs and circumstances and, if children and families are to receive ...
Course Code: SFVSS 20/037
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Session 1Wednesday 22 April 202009:30 - 13:30Maidenhead Town Hall - Council Chambers, St Ives Road, SL6 1R
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KRSCP Working with Race, Culture and Belief Systems in the Context of Professional Curiosity (Cancelled)

Professional curiosity is described as thinking beyond a single source of information and considering, holistically, the circumstances of the child and family. It requires asking questions, verifying and checking information, as well as not making assumptions or accepting things at face value.

“While the presence of a potential indicator of neglect does not necessarily mean that a child is being neglected, it will always warrant further investigation. Practitioners must be ‘professionally curious’ to determine further information in the interests of the child. It is essential that professio ...
Course Code: EDU 20/082
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Session 1Monday 27 April 202009:30 - 16:30Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY
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Workshop to Raise Awareness of PREVENT (Windsor and Maidenhead)

The Prevent strategy, published by the Government in 2011, is part of our overall counter-terrorism strategy. The aim of the Prevent strategy is to reduce the threat to the UK from terrorism by stopping people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism' (Department of Education, 2015). To comply with the duty everyone working with children and young people should be able to demonstrate an awareness and understanding of the risk of radicalisation in their workplace. The risk will vary greatly and most likely will be low locally, however this may and can change rapidly; no organisation is risk ...
Course Code: EDU 19/1021
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Session 1Monday 27 April 202010:00 - 11:30Maidenhead Project Centre, Maidenhead Project Centre, SL6 8BY
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Introduction to Domestic Abuse (Windsor and Maidenhead)

‘Domestic abuse is any type of controlling, bullying, threatening or violent behaviour between people in a relationship. But it isn’t just physical violence – domestic abuse includes emotional, physical, sexual, financial or psychological abuse. Abusive behaviour can occur in any relationship. It can continue even after the relationship has ended. Both men and women can be abused or abusers.’ (NSPCC, 2018)

The Office for National Statistics Crime Survey for England and Wales has estimated that 1.9 million adults aged 16 to 59 years experienced domestic abuse during April 2016 to March 2017. ...
Course Code: EDU 19/293
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Session 1Wednesday 29 April 202009:30 - 16:30Maidenhead Town Hall - Bray Room, St Ives Road, SL6 1RF
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Safer Recruitment (Multi-agency) (EVENT FULL)

Research, experience and learning from serious case reviews illustrates the importance of strong and effective recruitment and selection procedures that help deter, reject or identify people who might abuse children, or who are otherwise unsuited to working with them. If you recruit staff and/or volunteers into the children and young people’s workforce, you should be trained in safer recruitment practices.

Organisations that provide services to children must incorporate these measures into their processes to remain safe, making safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children an integral ...
Course Code: EDU 19/562

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Session 1Monday 4 May 202009:30 - 16:30King Charles Centre Surbiton, Hollyfield Road, KT5 9AL
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