Having Difficult Conversations about Safeguarding Concerns: Working Effectively with Parents / Carers

Date & Time:

Friday 21 June 2019 (09.30 - 16.30)

Venue:

Room B12A The Woolwich Centre, The Woolwich Centre 2nd Floor Business Centre 35 Wellington Street Woolwich London

Detail:

Having Difficult Conversations about Safeguarding Concerns: Working Effectively with Parents / Carers

To develop knowledge, skills and confidence in communicating with Parents / Carers where there are safeguarding concerns

Target Group: Groups 3 - 5  Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and/or their parents/carers and who could potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns

Aims & Objectives: By the end of this one day course the participants will have: 

  • Learned about how children communicate, with reference to developmental stages including disability
  • Developed skills and approaches in effective communication with children and parents/carers  where abuse is/may be an issue
  • Learned some practical and effective techniques to conduct and manage difficult conversations in the context of safeguarding children
  • Developed their confidence in initiating conversations around sensitive topics or in raising concerns with parents/carers
  • Increased understanding of how to challenge parents/carers effectively and respectfully
  • Improved their ability to ascertain child's wishes and feelings

Places Available:

10

Booking:

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Further Information:

Type:

One day

Enquiries:

safeguardingtraining@royalgreenwich.gov.uk

Trainer:

Rahana Hussain

Venue Details:

Room B12A The Woolwich Centre, The Woolwich Centre 2nd Floor Business Centre 35 Wellington Street Woolwich London

(020 8854 8888)

 

The Woolwich Centre is opposite the Town Hall, with the entrance on Wellington Street.

Train:           
Woolwich Arsenal

DLR:                    
Woolwich Arsenal

Tube:
North Greenwich then bus 422, 161, 472

Buses:                
249,178,161,180,177,291,122,386,380,53,51,54,244,422,96,472

Parking:
There is Multi-storey car parking in Calderwood St and Meter parking