Light Bites

Leeds Safeguarding Children Board is pleased to present Light Bites. These events are an opportunity for practitioners to attend a short briefing on a specialist topic to:

 

  • Raise their awareness
  • Increase their knowledge
  • Meet the people at the frontline of this work
  • Ask questions on the topic.

These briefings are for people who:

  • may have the ability to identify levels of vulnerability for children and young people

  • who are in regular contact with children and young people either directly,  through work with their families / carers or the setting in which they work.

Please note that all attendees must have attended a LSCB or in-house Introduction to Safeguarding Training or equivalent.

 

Missing from Home Care or View

Overview

  • Definitions of ‘Missing’
  • The reasons why children go missing
  • Risks associated with going missing
  • National and Local Guidance
  • Roles and responsibilities of professionals
  • Reporting and managing the return of missing children. 

Session times currently on offer

Date Time
Monday 6th February 2017 09:30 - 10:30

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.

 

Female Genital Mutilation

Overview

  • Definition
  • Language
  • Data
  • Law
  • Risk Factors
  • Guidance/Procedure/Pathways

Session times currently on offer

Date Time
Monday 6th February 2017 10:45 - 11:45

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.

 

Working Effectively with D(d)eaf Children, Young People and their Families

Overview

  • Specific considerations for Deaf CYP
  • Brief background to National Deaf CAMHS
  • Safeguarding considerations for Deaf CYP and families
  • Communication
  • Working together.

Session times currently on offer

Date Time
Monday 6th February 2017 12:00 - 12:45

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.

 

Lessons Learned from Domestic Homicides in Leeds

Overview

Lessons learned from the three latest Domestic Homicide Reviews completed in Leeds.

Session times currently on offer

Date Time
Monday 6th February 2017 13:30 - 14:30

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.

 

Insight into Forced Marriage and Honour Abuse

Overview

  • Definitions
  • Triggers and Risk Indicators
  • Do’s and Don’ts
  • Case studies
  • The work of Karma Nirvana

Session times currently on offer

Date Time
Monday 6th February 2017 14:45 - 15:45

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.

 

Teenage Interpersonal Violence and Abuse

Overview

  • Explore the different forms of interpersonal violence and abuse in young person’s relationships, and how this effects young people  
  • Learn what to do next
  • Key messages for professionals.  

Session times currently on offer

Date Time
Monday 6th February 2017 16:00 - 17:00

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.

 

Basic Introduction to Child Sexual Exploitation

Overview

  • What is child sexual exploitation
  • Risk and vulnerability factors
  • Who are the perpetrators
  • Safeguarding children and young people at risk of or experiencing sexual exploitation.

Session times currently on offer

Date Time
Tuesday 7th February 2017 12:00 - 13:00

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.

 

Exploring Consent in Adolescent Relationships

Overview

  • The definition of consent
  • Complexities of consent in adolescent relationships
  • Information about helpful resources that can be used with young people

Session times currently on offer

Date Time

Tuesday 7th February 2017

This course is full

13:30 - 14:30

This course is full

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.

 

Basic Introduction to Harmful Sexual Behaviour Displayed by Children and Young People 

Overview

  • The scope of problem
  • Definitions
  • What to do if concerned about a child displaying PSB/HSB.

Session times currently on offer

Date Time
Tuesday 7th February 2017 14:45 - 15:45

To register for this course please click here and complete the online booking form.