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25 May, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
This network brings together designated safeguarding leads, youth practitioners and relevant stakeholders to share how we support young people to be safe from harm. We create a space for youth organisations together to share experiences, insights and useful tools and learn best practices. You will be able to share your experience and thoughts through interactive discussions and network with youth organisations across London.
We open with an update on recent developments in law and policy. Your chance to learn about new and forthcoming laws and expectations from Government for safeguarding.
Our substantive session will focus on getting ready for summer programme delivery. The session will allow you to discuss and explore how different youth organisations manage risk for their summer programme. We will consider good practice in identifying and mitigating risks of harm in youth work session and the particular dynamic of a busy summer schedule. We will also consider specifically safeguarding risks when taking young people on trips and residentials.
We will have an open space for information sharing and tackling any issues you’re facing in your role.
If you are not a member of London Youth please select ‘individual’ from the organisation drop down list.
Important information about training:
- You can book a maximum of 2 people per organisation for an individual training.
- Online training is interactive, you must have connection to a microphone and cameras will be encouraged to be switched on to facilitate discussion and engagement during the session and/or in breakout rooms.
- Training Cancellation Policy – if you can no longer attend a training then please let us know at least working 3 days before the training so we can offer this training to someone on the waiting list. Cancellations made 2 working days or less before a scheduled training course may be subject to a penalty.
- We operate a waiting list for this training. If you find that a training is full and still want to attend, please email the Membership Development Support Officer. We will contact you directly before the training if there is space.