Safer Recruitment for International Schools (Refresher Course)

Ella Savell-Boss

 8:30 am - 10:00 (GMT) Or 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm (GMT)  Online    £245.00 - £425.00

Course Outline

This online training will provide information on how recruitment processes should comply with the principles of safer recruitment practice and to understand best practice guidelines for schools, academies and colleges. The training will examine perpetrator behaviour and how the school can deter, identify and reject candidates who are unsuitable to work with children and prevent them from gaining employment. It examines the required pre-employment checks for school staff and practical tools to apply throughout the process.

Course Objectives

  • Understanding the wider context and an understanding of offender behaviour
  • The recruitment process and an awareness of the key features of staff recruitment that help to deter or prevent the appointment of suitable people
  • Making the right decisions - clear assessment criteria and applying a structured and fair approach
  • Developing a safer culture - how to create and maintain a culture that will help, deter, prevent and detect inappropriate or abusive behaviour

Delegates receive:

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

About Ella Savell-Boss

Accredited Safeguarding Consultant

Ella delivers training sessions, keynotes and chairs national safeguarding conferences. She supports schools all over the world, including The Netherlands, Luxembourg and Singapore. Ella’s approach is all about providing practical advice to enable professionals to fulfill their roles as effectively as possible. Ella is able to cover all policy-related aspects that are appropriate and relevant, however, her focus is always on delivering practical support that will help professionals safeguard vulnerable children and families and achieve the most positive outcomes for all. Ella is a qualified person-centered and gestalt counsellor and supports organisations in providing emotional health and wellbeing support to staff through training and supervision. Ella was the Director of Safeguarding for a large Multi Academy Trust and now works as an accredited safeguarding trainer and consultant.

Part 1:
Thu, 27 Jan 2022
Tue, 10 May 2022

Part 2:
Fri, 28 Jan 2022

Fri, 13 May 2022

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

Standard (up to 5 participants) – £245.00
Premium (up to 10 participants) – £425.00

Headteachers, principals, senior managers, governors, business managers and anyone part of a selection and interview process

Reflective tasks, Audio clips, Case studies, Quizzes


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