Safeguarding Children, Young People & Vulnerable Adults

To increase your confidence in your role in safeguarding children and vulnerable adults
To utilise & build networks of support around Child Protection procedures and know how to report
concerns including awareness of available legislative framework
To know that safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility and integral to a support worker, Nurses and
To have a better understanding of good safeguarding practice within the communities and in
To know who to report safeguarding concerns to within and outside your organization
To understand the principles of safeguarding
To understand the categories of abuse
To understand the legal requirement of safeguarding
To understand the practice of whistle blowing
To recognise potential blocks within the organization to responding well to concerns
To appreciate your responsibility for sharing concerns about a child or vulnerable adult

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