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Future safeguarder training dates
The next round of mandatory training is due to take place in Autumn 2017. Details of this training will be circulated to all safeguarders when available.
Recent safeguarder training
Permanency/Adoption and Practice Note on the Role of the Safeguarder in Contact
Aims to enable safeguarders to explore the role of the safeguarder in appointments where permanency or adoption is being considered and to contribute to the development of a practice note on the role of the safeguarder in contact.
The Impact of Parental Substance Use on Children: Practice Note on Reports
Aims to enable safeguarders to reflect on the lived experience of children affected by parental substance use and to inform the final version of the Practice Notes as produced by the Practice Notes Group on Reports.
Child Protection and Eliciting the Views of Children
Aims to provide safeguarders with an overview of their child protection responsibilities within the context of the Children & Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 and to consider research and practice in eliciting the views of children.
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