Stoke-on-Trent Organisations Only - Level 4 Designated Safeguarding Lead Multi-agency Training

Date & Time:

Thursday 29 April 2021 (09:00 - 12:30)

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Microsoft Teams,


Target Staff

  • A lead responsibility for Safeguarding including Designated/Lead Officers, e.g. Designated teachers, managers responsible for child protection in early years settings and council child protection officers.
  • You may have operational responsibility for receiving concerns about the safety and welfare of children and young people, who make decisions about what action needs to be taken.
  • You may have strategic responsibilities in addition to the operational role.


Applicants must have undertaken Level 1 Child Protection and Multi-agency Level 2 Working Together to Safeguard Children training with either Stoke-on-Trent Safeguarding Children Partnership or Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board.

Course objectives:

  • Understand the role of the Designated/Lead Safeguarding Children Officer and list the key areas of responsibility.
  • Have an awareness of key legislation and guidance underpinning your organisations policies.
  • Have an awareness of current safeguarding concerns in Stoke on Trent.
  • Have an awareness of how your establishment reflects its safeguarding ethos
  • Understand how to make timely appropriate decisions when a child or young person discloses abuse, or when a staff or volunteer reports abuse.
  • Understand how to keep timely, accurate, confidential records.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the emotional aspect of safeguarding work and identify a network for support in your organisation.

The Cost of the training is £50 (with the exception of City Council, Health, Staffordshire Police, Voluntary/Faith/Charitable organisations and Community Interest Companies)

Places Available:


Further Information:


Webinar - Microsoft Teams



SSCP Training Team

Venue Details:

Microsoft Teams,

Good Internet connection needed

To be used on a laptop or desktop Computer (Can be used on a phone but very difficult)

Headset needed