safer recruitment training for providers

Virtual Workshop

TuesDAY, 16 November AND wednesday, 17 novembeR 2021 | 09:00 - 12:30 ON BOTH DAYS





It is crucial to ensure that providers are creating a culture of safe recruitment to include the implementation of a recruitment procedure to help to eliminate or identify people who might pose a safeguarding or welfare threat. With the launch of the new common inspection framework and its accompanying handbook Inspecting Safeguarding in Education and Skills Settings (2021), Ofsted must evaluate how well providers are fulfilling their statutory safeguarding obligations in keeping learners safe. 

This in-depth virtual workshop will cover:

  • Safer recruitment and the wider context of safeguarding
  • Prevalence of abuse and profile of abusers
  • How abusers operate within organisations
  • Features of a safer recruitment process
  • Planning a safer recruitment process
  • Making the right decisions: interview and selection
  • Setting acceptable standards of behaviour
  • Maintaining an ongoing culture of vigilance

This course is validated and endorsed by the Safer Recruitment Consortium.



THe VIRTUAL WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE ON go to training. PLEASE ensure your device supports go to training by checking the system requirements needed here.

You will need access to a microphone and a webcam to take part in the sessions.





This workshop is aimed at anyone responsible for recruitment and safeguarding within an organisation. 

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