Designated Safeguarding Lead Role

This workshop is designed to inform DSL’s of the current roles and responsibilities in line with KCSIE 2021. We will look at the strategic and operational aspects of the role and how we can work smarter not harder.

Key topics
– Roles and Responsibilities
– KCSIE 2021
– Working with SLTS and Governing Bodies
– How to engage whole staff and create an ethos and culture of safeguarding
– Top tips
– Discussion and Networking


Guest Expert : Ella Savell-Boss
Safeguarding Trainer and Consultant

Ella delivers safeguarding training sessions and keynotes and chairs national safeguarding conferences. She also supports schools throughout the UK and all over the world. Ella has always been really passionate about safeguarding and child protection and ensuring she helps to provide effective training and advice and guidance.

Ella’s approach is all about providing practical advice to enable professionals to fulfil 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 was the Director of Safeguarding for a large Multi Academy Trust and now works as an NSPCC accredited safeguarding trainer and consultant.

Ella’s knowledge and understanding ensure she is best placed to provide all round safeguarding support to organisations working with any age group.

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If you would like to spread the cost of your course over six months, you can do so easily through interest free direct debit payments.

We will then contact you to make the first payment upfront and once paid you will be able to begin your course and we will send you a Gocardless link to complete a direct debit mandate for future payments.

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Please note we do not need to perform any credit checks and you will only receive your certificate once the balance is paid.