This course is aimed at Level 3 practitioners and can therefore be counted as a mandatory Safeguarding update.
The program provides an introduction to the Signs of Safety Practice model, including the principles and philosophy that underpins it. It will present the model in the contexts of working with partners in Doncaster; looking at its use through children’s Services case studies, examples of when / how partners will encounter it, and can contribute to its application across the Doncaster partnership.
THIS INTRODUCTION MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE YOU WOULD BE GIVEN A PLACE ON THE 2 DAY COURSE.
Learning objectives: o To develop a general understanding of the Signs of Safety model; o To understand the Signs of Safety language and situations when likely to come across it in use; o To have an overview of the how to apply / contribute to a Signs of Safety approach; o To build confidence in use and contribution to a Signs of Safety approach; o To have knowledge of how to gain further support and advice when applying a signs of safety approach to working with children and families in Doncaster. Please not there is a free Park & Ride service from Doncaster racecourse - free parking with free shuttle buses to and from the hospital every 15 minutes (6.30am-10pm, Mon-Fri). For information on times please go to http://www.dbh.nhs.uk/Library/General_Documents/141218%20Park%20and%20Ride%20new%20times.pdf