Safeguarding Level 1

Level 1 Safeguarding Children – provides a baseline understanding of safeguarding principles and practice.

Core competencies:

• Recognising potential indicators of child maltreatment – physical, emotional, and sexual abuse, and neglect

• Recognising the potential impact of a parent/carers physical and mental health on the well-being of a child or young person

• Taking appropriate action if they have concerns, including appropriately reporting concerns and seeking advice