Safer Recruitment in Education Training

CPD - Safer Recruitment Training

Ensuring the safety of children and vulnerable adults is the primary focus of safer recruitment, a crucial aspect of the overall safeguarding process. Our Safer Recruitment in Education training holds approval from IIRSM and accreditation from CPD, with printable certificates granted upon successful completion. It is mandatory for at least one member of any recruitment board to have undergone Safer Recruitment training.

This Safer Recruitment course equips with the essentials tools needed for hiring the right staff or volunteers in educational settings. With approximately 50,000 individuals barred from working with children and vulnerable groups in the UK, ensuring a robust recruitment process is crucial.

Safeguard children and vulnerable adults by knowing exactly who you’re hiring. From crafting job descriptions to conducting thorough checks, interviews, and utilising induction and probation periods, our course covers it all. Join now to meet your safeguarding obligations and create a safer environment!

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of the laws and policies governing recruitment in the education sector to prevent the entry of potentially harmful individuals into contact with students.
  • Comprehend the purpose and functioning of DBS checks.
  • Recognize the importance of follow-ups and probationary periods in verifying the suitability of appointed individuals.

Course Content:

This training programme is structured into five sections:

  1. Laws, Policies, and Procedures Surrounding Recruitment in Education
  2. Pre-Employment Checks
  3. Employees and Volunteers
  4. Induction and Probation Period
  5. The Safer Recruitment Process

To get this course at a discounted cost, you can purchase it as part of our Safeguarding Courses bundle.

The Safeguarding Courses bundle, includes Safeguarding Children Training, Prevent Duty Training, Safer Recruitment in Education Training, and FGM Awareness & Prevention Training courses. Fill in the form below or contact us today if you are interested in taking advantage of this bundle at a discounted rate.

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Course information:

Awarding body:
CPD Accredited
Course duration:
50 minutes
Course location:

Who is this course for?

The course is tailored for individuals engaged in recruiting staff or volunteers across diverse settings, including schools, colleges, sports clubs, and more. It is beneficial for hiring managers, educators, or anyone involved in the recruitment process.

Key facts:

  • Printable Certificate Generated
  • CPD Accredited
  • IIRSM Approved
  • Part of a bundle ( for a discount)

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To apply or find out more information about the Safer Recruitment in Education Training course, please complete the form below, or call us on 01202 551553

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