Safeguarding Children - The Impact of Child Sexual Abuse
What you'll learn
- What is child sexual abuse?
- Key National Statsitics
- The Grooming Process
- Impact and Indicators
- Harmful Sexual Behavior
- Understanding the Barriers to Disclosure
- Sharing Concerns
- Ideally you have already completed Level One Safeguarding Children
This Safeguarding Children - The Impact of Sexual Abuse course raises awareness of child sexual abuse, what it is, how it may be identified, it's impact and what to do if we are concerned about a child.
By the end of the training you will be able to...
Describe what child sexual abuse is
Have an awareness of the key national statistics
Understand the grooming process
Understand how to identify the indicators of abuse and know what the impact may be
Understand the basics of harmful sexual behaviour
Demonstrate an awareness of the potential barriers to disclosing abuse
Know what to do if you have concerns that a child is at risk of or has/is been sexually abused
Who is it for?
Anyone who is appointed Designated Safeguarding Lead or Deputy or anyone who works with children, young people or parents
Why train with me?
I have over 16 years as a Primary Educator
Experienced Safeguarding Training Officer for multiple Local Authorities
I am a highly rated Udemy instructor
I am a mum!
I am a big advocate of trauma informed and restorative practice
What you’ll learn
What is Child Sexual Abuse
Key National Statistics
The Grooming Process
Impact and Indicators
Harmful Sexual Behaviour
Barriers to Disclosing
Are there any course requirements or prerequisites?
Be able to read simple instructions and information
Undertaken a Level One Safeguarding Course
Who this course is for:
Anyone who has assumed the role of Designated Safeguarding Officer, Lead or Deputy
Anyone who has contact with children, young people or parents
Who this course is for:
- Health Practitioners
- Children's Care
- Charity Practitioners
- Offender Management
Kate Hennessey Bowers is a former primary school teacher, author and experienced trainer in Safeguarding and Wellbeing.
Kate Hennessey Bowers has over fifteen years experience in the field of education and safeguarding, originally as a teaching assistant, then teacher and subsequently as a Training Officer on behalf of the Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board. It was there she became involved in the area of multi-agency child protection training and development and managed safeguarding training services for the joint LSCB. She has PGDip in Education, from Derby University alongside a PGCert in Community and Participatory Arts.
Kate has delivered across the county in Multi-Agency settings, schools, private organisations and more. She is the author of Give Me Strength, an Amazon Number One Best Seller, in multiple categories including Young People’s Wellbeing. She has delivered workshops and conferences on issues of wellbeing, safeguarding and personal development.