Tagged with safeguarding

Training: Artswork’s summer programme of professional development training opportunities (youth arts)

Training: Artswork’s summer programme of professional development training opportunities (youth arts)

The training programme includes: Diversity and Equality in Youth Arts and Culture – Great Art for Everyone Child Protection & Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sector Mentoring: The Next creative Generation Facilitation Skills Navigating the Changing Educational Landscape Child Protection Policy Writing Behaviour Management and Youth Arts Evaluating Youth Arts Projects More details on … Continue reading

Training: Safeguarding  Awareness for Music Leaders

Training: Safeguarding Awareness for Music Leaders

Safeguarding  Awareness for Music Leaders. November 2nd or November 8th 2016, 4pm-6pm. This is a useful, practical session to help build your confidence and knowledge about working safely with children and young people when delivering music lessons, sessions, or workshops. As well as general child protection the session explores safeguarding issues which specifically relate to … Continue reading

Training: Safe Network Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO) training

Training: Safe Network Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO) training

Safe Network’s will soon be launching a new blended learning package (E-learning module, followed by face-to-face input) which will help you to understand your role and responsibilities as Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO) in protecting children and young people from abuse or harm. It is for staff, trustees, volunteers, mentors or individuals acting in the role of Designated Safeguarding Officer in … Continue reading

Networking: ISM/ABO Seminar: Good safeguarding practice in music education seminar

The Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) have partnered with the Association of British Orchestras (ABO) to provide this important one-day seminar at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London on Monday 5 October 2015, bringing together representatives from music education alongside those within the sport and dance sectors to discuss good safeguarding practice in music education. … Continue reading

Resource: Assess your group’s safeguarding standards

Not sure whether your organisation meets the recommended standards for keeping young people safe? Safe Networks’ online self-assessment tool will help! It assists and works out what safeguarding arrangements you need to put in place and also gives tips on improving your existing ones. Click here to get started. Other related links: Safeguarding standards and Toolkit of resource … Continue reading

News from Safe Network

The recent Safe Network newsletter highlighted the following on safeguarding issues: The Department for Education (DfE) has published an updated version of the Working Together guidance – more details here. With child protection and safeguarding issues consistently in the media, insurance companies are keen to provide good safeguarding advice to their customers. Safe Network describes how … Continue reading

Resource: Safeguarding for trustees

Are you a trustee, director, board member, governor or committee member of a charity, trust or association that works with children? If so, then this publication, “Everyones Business – Safeguarding for Trustees“, will be of interest to you and your colleagues. This guide sets out your responsibilities for safeguarding and protecting children, and helps you link your … Continue reading

Training: Safeguarding – multi-faith safeguarding hub

Training: Safeguarding – multi-faith safeguarding hub

Safe Network is pleased to announce the launch of our new safeguarding resource for faith groups: the Multi-faith safeguarding hub. This unique online resource produced by Safe Network and partners from across the faith and voluntary sector provides access to a range of information, resources, support and networking opportunities with a multi-faith focus. The hub … Continue reading