Introduction to Working Together

Introduction to Working Together to Safeguard Children and Young People is for those staff whose work brings them into contact with children and families and adults who are parents or carers.

All sessions are free of charge and will take place at: Shine Business Centre, Harehills Road, Leeds LS8 5HS 

A four hour introductory training for people who may have the ability to identify levels of vulnerability of children and young people, or who are in regular contact with children and young people either directly, through work with their families / carers or through the setting in which they work.

By the end of the course, participants will have an awareness of:

  • Child abuse and neglect including signs and indicators
  • The impact of abuse on child development
  • What to do in response to concerns
  • The Leeds approach to early help Interagency working to identify, assess and meet the needs of children where there are safeguarding concerns
  • Local learning from serious case reviews  

This course is only available to third and private sector agencies that are unable to offer their own in-house introductory training. For further Information on the Introduction to Working Together please visit To book a place go online: and complete the online booking form 

Thursday 15th June 2017
13:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 21st June 2017
9:00 - 13:00
Tuesday 4th July 2017
9:00 - 13:00
Friday 15th September 2017
13:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 4th October 2017
13:00 - 17:00
Monday 9th October 2017
9:00 - 13:00
Thursday 19th October 2017
13:00 - 17:00