Child Protection Part I

Child protection

● Understand what safeguarding is, why it’s important and whose responsibility it is
● Be clear on the 4 main types of abuse
● Know how to spot the signs and indicators of abuse
● Be aware of specific safeguarding issues
● Know what to do if you think a child may be experiencing or is at risk of, abuse What is safeguarding?
● Protecting children from maltreatment
● Preventing impairment of children’s health or development
● Making sure children grow up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care
● Taking action to enable all children to have the best outcomes

Keeping Children Safe in Education

​​Why is safeguarding important?

Your actions have real and significant implications, and that they have an important role to play in protecting young people.

Child Protection Part II