Training Events:

Safer recruitment and selection for the wider Children’s workforce

Safer recruitment and selection for the wider Children’s workforce

  • Date: 08-10-2020
  • Venue: Various

If you work within an education setting, please click here to apply for an education specific safer recruitment course.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at practitioners who are designated safeguarding leads, managers, human resources and those who have responsibility for recruitment and selection within their organisations.





Course Code


10:00am - 16:00pm


Microsoft Teams



The aim of this course is to increase participants knowledge and understanding of safer recruitment within the wider children’s workforce


By the end of the session the course participants will have been informed how:

  • To understand offender behaviour
  • To identify the key features of staff recruitment that help deter or prevent the appointment of unsuitable people
  • To consider policies and practices that minimise opportunities for abuse and ensure its prompt reporting
  • To review their own and their organisation’s policies and practice with a view to making them ‘safer’

Please make a note of the course title, code and date - these are needed for the application form