17th March, 2018 at 9:30am
A combined Level 2 and Level 3 training day. With Level 2 being delivered in the morning and Level 3 in the afternoon.
Delegates that are staying all day are required to provide their own lunch.
Places are limited so booking is essential.
Level 2 is designed for the minister, deacons/trustees, the designated person for safeguarding and all those who work with children, young people and adults. It covers the following points and takes about 3 hours:.
Level 2 aims to help attendees:
- to have confidence in responding to safeguarding concerns about children, young people and adults at risk within the church and know what support is available if needed
to build a greater understanding of safeguarding and why it is important within the church context
to be aware of different types of abuse
to be champions in safeguarding
Level 3 is for all church leaders including, the minister, deacons/trustees, and the designated person for safeguarding. Level 3 is designed to follow on from Level 2 and you should attend the Level 2 Course before accessing Level 3.
Level 3 aims to:
- help attendees understand the key safeguarding responsibilities of church leaders
build confidence in responding to concerns and supporting all those effected by abuse
provide time to reflect on how your church safeguarding policies and procedures are working
Level 2 starts 9.30am and finishes at 12.45pm. Level 3 starts at 1.30pm and finishes at 4.30pm
Cost: £10 per person per level attended
Contact: Hayley Beckett, EBA Secretary
Palm Sunday (25th March)
We will be meeting with our friends at St Maragret’s at 10am for their morning service which will follow a walk of witness from Orchard.
Good Friday (30th March)
We will have a quiet communion service and a not so quiet Messy Church event. Details and times to follow