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NEW  Sexual Exploitation E-learning

NEW Sexual Exploitation E-learning

This new e-learning module is now available on Learning Pool by clicking here By the end of the module you will: • understand the nature of sexual exploitation, • be aware of signs to look out for, • identify what makes individuals more vulnerable to exploitation, •...

SAFE Week 2018

SAFE Week 2018 Safeguarding Awareness For Everyone Week will take place from Monday 17th September to Sunday 23rd September. This is the fifth time North Tyneside Council and its partners have worked together on raising awareness of protecting vulnerable children and...
NTSCB Annual Conference

NTSCB Annual Conference

Every year the NTSCB delivers its annual conference highlighting a particular theme or priority for the forthcoming year for all partners.  This year the conference will concentrate on developing a greater understanding of the impact of adverse childhood experiences....
Five types of abuse you should be aware of

Five types of abuse you should be aware of

Whilst it is not always easy to identify if abuse is occurring, by having an understanding of the categories and the indicators, earlier intervention can be applied. No matter the age, gender, socio-economic status, education or ethnicity, it is important to recognise...
Signs of Safety

Signs of Safety

Signs of Safety is an evidence-based, questioning approach, that keeps the child at the centre of the work we do with them and their family. The Signs of Safety model helps to identify what is working well for the family as a starting point for support and planning....
New online counselling platform

New online counselling platform

New online counselling platform for Children and Young People in North Tyneside. Kooth.com is a platform to be used to roll out the online digital resource for children and young people aged 11 – 18 year olds. The pilot programme, which is the first in the North East,...
The Truth Project

The Truth Project

The Truth Project offers victims and survivors of child sexual abuse an opportunity to share their experiences in a confidential and supportive setting. It is part of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, which was established to investigate the extent to...
Keeping Children Safe in Education

Keeping Children Safe in Education

In December 2017, the Department for Education published its proposed revisions for the new edition of the statutory guidance, Keeping Children Safe in Education which will come into force in September 2018. The consultation on the proposals ends on 22nd February...
Free Safeguarding Course for School Governors

Free Safeguarding Course for School Governors

Free Email Safeguarding Course for Governors The role of the safeguarding governor can be a complex one, and it is not always easy to find development opportunities to help governors learn more. Time can often be a constraint, so I have developed an email course for...
Safer Internet Day 2018

Safer Internet Day 2018

Safer Internet Day 2018 was celebrated globally on Tuesday 6th February 2018 with the slogan “Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you”. More than a thousand organisations across the UK got involved to help inspire a national conversation...