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Child Protection and Disability Manager Course- 4th June or 3rd Sept 2018

Child Protection and Disability  Manager Course

4 June 1.30-3.30pm  or  3 Sept 10-12pm

All held @ Dudhope Castle

 

How To Book

If you have any queries regarding this workshop or would like to book a place please contact the Dundee City Council Learning and Organisational Development Service

learning.organisationaldevelopment@dundeecity.gov.uk 01382 307511

ALL PARTICIPANTS SHOULD  UNDERTAKE THE CHILDREN WITH  DISABILITIES  ELEARNING MODULE PRIOR TO ATTENDING.

Please  Email Nicola.watson@dundeecity.gov.uk  to get an E learning sign in

Who is this learning opportunity for?

This workshop is aimed at managers from a broad range of professionals and volunteers working with children and young people with disabilities, these include; managers of children and family workers, health visitors, teachers, youth workers, students and the voluntary sector.

Course structure and content

This is a half day workshop delivered by Dundee City Council Learning and Organisational Development Service and Children Services.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe the risks of abuse to children with disabilities and why there may be under-reporting of it
  • Understand the effects of discrimination and the attitudes and beliefs of wider society regarding disability
  • Appreciate the impact of disability on other family members
  • Understand the application of legislation
  • Reflect on their role as managers in directing and supporting joint work with families and supervising practice in which children and/or parents who have a disability.