Course Aims and Description: The course aims to raise awareness of child protection issues and procedures and the signs and indicators of child abuse.
To enable staff to identify and respond to child protection concerns and to become aware of East Sussex County Council Child Protection Procedures to encourage and develop effective inter-agency communication where child protection matters arise.
Target Audience: Staff in voluntary, community and not for profit groups and organisations.
A maximum of 2 representatives from each organisation will have a confirmed place and further applications will be put on a waiting list.
Costs: This is a FREE course for any delegate within the target audience group
This course is being run in partnership with the LSCB, and the venue costs have been waived by HVA.
Please note that failure to attend a course will incur a charge of £30 per person. This charge applies to all agencies. If there is an exceptional operational situation that is communicated prior to the course, these charges would not be applicable.
Trainers: Giovanna Simpson - LSCB Training and Development Consultant, and a voluntary sector trainer from Education Futures Trust or the MY Trust.
Jackson Hall, Portland Place
Hastings, TN34 1QN
This community network event will bring together community, voluntary, independent and public sector practitioners who have an interest local initiatives which aim to improve the environment in Hastings and St Leonards, and beyond.
Your contribution to the morning would be really valuable and there will be plenty of time set aside to network with the around 80 people that are likely to attend.
This is a developmental course targeted at those with responsibility for Child Protection and Safeguarding in their organisation or group and you must have completed an Introduction to Child Protection course in the past two years.
We have planned a full day of speakers and workshops:
- An update on HVA's work in 2018/19 and our future plans
- Hear about volunteers' achievements in our Volunteer Awards
- Help us to celebrate our 30th birthday
- Join in with our public art installation: Heroes of Hastings
- Browse our marketplace of projects and services
- Choose from 10 workshops to help you increase your skills and knowledge
Full details of the event can be found here: https://www.hastingsvoluntaryaction.org.uk/achievement/hvas-agm-conferen...