Safer Recruitment Training for International Schools (Refresher)

 8:30 am - 10:00 (GMT) Or 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm (GMT)  Online    £470.40- £816.00

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.
Register for this course and receive a complimentary Safeguarding INSET pack, which you can use to deliver whole-school training to colleagues in your school. Choose any pack from our safeguarding modules.

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 Ian Curry

Safeguarding and Leadership Trainer

Ian has recently worked as a Deputy Headteacher at a large secondary 11-18 school. Ian has a passion for demystifying safeguarding, believing strongly that confidence is the key to truly embedding that ‘golden thread’ of safeguarding throughout education. Ian believes in empowering each individual, uniquely placed in their role across education and childcare, to recognise that they play a valuable role in safeguarding children. As a Deputy Headteacher (Pastoral), Ian has worked as a DSL and has extensive experience in delivering safeguarding and leadership training, including undertaking full safeguarding school audits with UK and International schools. His strategic work includes the development of safeguarding and child protection policies and procedures and providing advice to head teachers, governors and designated safeguarding leads. Ian has also helped develop (and quality assured clear policies and practices focused on school improvement and worked with others to monitor and evaluate their impact.

Part 1:
Wed 21 Feb, 24

Part 2:
Thurs, 22 Feb, 24

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

Standard (up to 5 participants) – £470.40
Premium (up to 10 participants) – £816.00

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

Reflective tasks, Audio clips, Case studies, Quizzes