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Accredited Safer Recruitment Training for EY/Schools/Colleges

£185.00£215.00 + VAT

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9:00am – 4:30pm

The ‘Accredited Safer Recruitment Training’ course is endorsed by Ofsted DfE and fully compliant with the requirements of Keeping Children Safe in Education (2020 and to be further updated 2021). The training is designed to equip participants with the fundamental tools to successfully interview candidates, and how to carry out pre-appointment checks (including DBS checks) before a candidate is appointed. Recruiting new staff member can be a lengthy and complex process. Taking a planned and structured approach to recruitment will reduce the risk of appointing someone unsuitable and help to make sure all the relevant steps are taken.

Our trainers Tony and Helen are accredited facilitators for the Safer Recruitment Consortium which ensures you will be receiving the very best quality of safer recruitment training.

The course includes an assessment and is certificated.



•  Understand the key features of recruitment that help deter or prevent the appointment of unsuitable people;
•  Ways to shortlist for interview
•  Know what to look for in application forms;
•  Consider useful interview questions;
•  Gain awareness and understanding of offender behaviour;
•  Implement pre employment checks including recent updates;
•  Consider case studies;
•  Gain support to consider or review, your own safer recruitment policy and practices to minimise opportunities for abuse, promote prevention and
ensure an ongoing culture of vigilance.


Course Leader

Helen Elliott
Tony Lampert


Target Audience

Aimed at anyone who works directly or indirectly with the recruitment of staff in FE Colleges, schools and early years settings. Ideal for school-based staff including head teachers, deputy headteacher, designated safeguarding lead, school governors, education welfare officer and business managers.



“Excellent course, gave me exactly what I needed and I feel confident in moving forward.”

“The staff that undertook the course were all very pleased with the information and the way the course was run and conducted, so thank you for
assisting us in this training.”

“This training was excellent, relevant, topical and essential to maintaining high standards of safeguarding in schools.”

“Really enjoyed the course which was well presented by knowledgeable and experienced presenters.”


Further information

Trainers will be in the room at 8:45am and until 5:00pm to answer any questions or for further information etc.
Breaks mid morning will also be given.
Questions and discussions are welcome throughout the training. We want t make this your day.
This course is also available as in-house / INSET training at your school. Contact us for details.


Your Pack

Information and links will be emailed to you prior and during the course.
Your pack including handouts, a M&S gift voucher for food, snack pen and notepad will be posted to you prior to the course.
We will ensure that the training day is made comfortable and stress free for you to enjoy wherever you are.

The training is available as a live online training or as in-house training at your school / organisation.  Contact us for further details.

Additional information

Date and Location

28th June 2022 – Live online