Designated Safeguarding Lead Training – 18/09/2017
Safeguarding Train the Trainer – 27/09/2017
Worked for the past 24 years as Head of Care and member of Senior Leadership Team in a school for senior boys with Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties, helping to create an Outstanding provision (Ofsted 2018).
Worked in Schools for over 30 years and have played a leading role in Child Protection and the Safeguarding of Children since the introduction of the Children’s Act 1989. I have held the posts of Deputy DSL and DSL.
Vast experience as a School Governor, both as a Parent, with Safeguarding responsibility, and as a Staff Representative.
15 years experience of providing training to special schools around Challenging Behaviour and Physical Support.(PROACT SCIPr UK)
TRAINING / SERVICES
Whole school Safeguarding Training. (Formally Level 1)
Behaviour Management and Guidance for Positive Physical Support (For SLT, or specific others identified by Headteacher). This will include Follow Up Support.
Behaviour Management for all various members of School Staff Team.
Formal 1-1 or Group Supervision for School’s DSL and / or Deputy DSL’s.(…Specific Safeguarding Supervision….significantly enhance Safeguarding knowledge and practice….OFSTED 2018)
Work with school / academy DSL to create Safeguarding Action Plan following completion of 175/157 Audit.