Safer Recruitment and Effective Induction



Anyone who has responsibility for hiring and/or supervising new staff members to work with children and young people. This applies whether you’re hiring full-time, part-time or voluntary workers.

Course Description:

Safer recruitment practices are vital for all settings where children and young adults are present. It’s essential that you understand how to ensure these people are safe to work with children. Throughout this Safer Recruitment course you will explore

  • How to create an effective applicant information pack,
  • How to successfully interview candidates
  • Shortlisting
  • How to carry out pre-appointment checks (including DBS checks) before a candidate is appointed. Understanding understand the requirements legislation
  • Considering Equality & Diversity
Length of Course:

2 Hours

*For now every Wednesday at 10am & 2pm until End of FEB, 2021.