Essential Update for Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL) Working in International Schools

Karen Bell

 8:30 am - 10:30 am (GMT) Or 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm (GMT)  Online    £190.00 - £335.00

Course Outline

Best practice indicates that Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) should have regular opportunities to reflect on and improve their practice. This essential update does just that; you will reflect on new research from this academic year that is pertinent to current issues in schools and identify how best to incorporate it into your practice. You will have the opportunity to identify the issues that starting this academic year will present and how to overcome them. You will have the opportunity to discuss these challenges with your colleagues from other school

Course Objectives

  • Reviewed the induction and training for new starters.
  • Reviewed the new researched relating to the neglect of children in affluent families and identified issues for your school.
  • Identified safeguarding issues relating to the on-line world relevant to your school.
  • Identified your priorities for this year and created an action plan

Delegates receive:

  • Completion Certificate
  • Take-away Resources
  • Essential Reading List
  • Optional Post Online Support

About Karen Bell

Accredited Safeguarding and Leadership Consultant

With 20 years’ experience in education, working initially as a teacher of maths before progressing to senior leadership roles, Karen has worked in the UK and abroad on developmental projects where inclusion and assessment were key, and possesses a deep personal knowledge and expertise in both areas. She has led on inclusion at senior leadership level in two schools, achieving SLE status for her specialism. Having helped take schools out of special measures and been a key leader in another rated outstanding in all areas, including post 16, she can confidently prepare any school for a successful Ofsted inspection. She has also written and had accredited a full suite of safeguarding workshops.

New Dates for March 2022 coming soon. For more information about this course, please contact us at

8:30 am – 10:00 am Or 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm (GMT)

Standard (up to 5 participants) – £360.00
Premium (up to 10 participants) – £650.00

Designated Safeguarding Leads, Governors and Board members with responsibility for safeguarding, Headteachers


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