Online safeguarding – Roles, Responsibilities and Realities.

Against the background of changing technologies, all organisations that work with children and young people have a responsibility to safeguard those children. The Government response to this is in the Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018 document which outlines responsibilities and desired outcomes. There are also several UK and regional laws and procedural documents protecting…

The Mystery of Training Levels

I have worked operationally and strategically in the safeguarding field for a few decades now. At last, I can correctly and proudly say as I mature into a young middle age I have been there and done it, the ‘T’ shirt is within my grasp. Despite all this ‘experience’ the essential competencies according to the…