The Designated Safeguarding Leads Network is a group of colleagues working in schools and academies in the local area.
Schedule of meetings for 2018 to 2019
All meetings are 8.45 am arrival and refreshments for a 9.00 am start. The dates for 2018/19 are:
Wednesday 10th October 2018
Please note reservations for will be available here 3 weeks prior to each meeting. All delegates must register for the event in advance. Tickets are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
Attendance at two DSL meetings out of three can be certificated as evidence of Safeguarding Policy Update training. Please make sure you sign in at each event. The certificate can be obtained by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with the dates of the meetings you attended.
Information from previous meetings
|Date of Meeting||Downloads|
|10th October 2018|
|22nd May 2018|
|6th February 2018||
Main Presentation 6th February 2018
|18th October 2017||
DSL National and Local Update
|18th May 2017|
|9th February 2017|
Useful resources for DSLs are now available to download via the DSL resources page.
Please be advised that the Safeguarding in Education Team is currently working on the updated Nottingham City Child Protection Policy Template to reflect the changes in KCSIE 2018. Once this has been finalised it will be published for all schools to use on the DSL Webpage.
Safeguarding Training Programme
Please use the link above to view and book any of the training courses. If you have any trouble securing your reservation, or require more information, please email us and somebody in the team will be happy to assist you: email@example.com
Please use the following email addresses to send over your concerns, including sending MARF’S:
The next day notification to schools started on Monday 5th December 2017. This is to inform the DSL (or named contact) that the day before a child has witnessed a Domestic Abuse incident which the police attended.
Nottingham City Safeguarding Children Board ensures that agencies are protecting children from harm and safeguarding their well-being. Visit the Children Board site here.
To sign up for the Nottingham City Safeguarding Children Board newsletter, please use this link here. When you have entered your email address and clicked on 'Submit', scroll through the list of updates and check the ones you want to receive.
For the ADSL page, click here.