Safeguarding Disabled Children & Young People

Date & Time:

Friday 22 November 2019 (09.15 - 16.30)

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Venue:

Shenley Court Hall, 200 Green Meadow Rd (entrance off Hawkestone Road) Selly Oak Birmingham B29 4ED

Detail:

 Target Group:  

This course is relevant to members of the workforce who work predominantly with disabled children, young people and/or their parents / carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.

Aim:

To develop effectiveness, competence and confidence in safeguarding disabled children considering racial, ethnic, cultural, linguistic and social groups.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand and explore the reasons why disabled children are particularly vulnerable to abuse
  • Understand and practice ways in which workers can help to reduce that vulnerability
  • Understand the role of other practitioners and agencies in supporting and advising disabled children, young  people and their families
  • Understand the role of other practitioners and agencies when safeguarding and promoting the welfare of disabled children, young people and the impact of decisions and actions on those involved
  • Be able to communicate effectively and develop working relationships with disabled children, young people and their families and practitioners/professionals in order to safeguard and promote the welfare of children
  • Have the confidence to challenge your own and other's practice
  • Develop an enhanced understanding of children and young people's diverse needs in relation to disability and safeguarding

Booking:

Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:

Enquiries:

0121 464 2612

Trainer:

BCHCT

Venue Details:

Shenley Court Hall, 200 Green Meadow Rd (entrance off Hawkestone Road) Selly Oak Birmingham B29 4ED