Donegal County Childcare Committee and the National Child Safeguarding Programme; Early Learning and Care, is facilitating two Children First briefing sessions for childcare services. Places are limited therefore they will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Staff can avail of one or both of these sessions.
Who should attend?
Session 1: Online Briefing Session – mandated person:
This session is aimed at mandated persons in Early Learning and Care services. The session explains the roles and responsibilities of mandated persons under the Children First Act, 2015, including understanding legal obligations and making reports to Tusla. Priority on this session should be given to mandated persons who may be new to their role or who require a refresher on the roles and responsibilities of mandated persons.
Session 2: Online Briefing Session – Designated Liaison Person (DLP):
This session is aimed at those in the DLP or Deputy DLP roles in ELC and SAC services. This session will explore the roles and responsibilities of the DLP/DDLP. THIS IS NOT DLP TRAINING. IT IS A BRIEFING SESSION ON THE RESPONSIBILITES ASSOCIATED WITH THE ROLE OF DLP/DDLP.
These sessions will be on:
Wednesday 12th May – Role of Mandated Persons – 6.30pm-8.30pm
Wednesday 19th May – Role of DLP – 6.30pm – 8.30pm
PLEASE NOTE ALL PARTICIPANTS AT THESE BRIEFING SESSIONS MUST COMPLETE THE TUSLA E-LEARNING PROGRAMME PRIOR TO PARTICIPATION
If you or your staff are interested please email the following to email@example.com:
- DCYA No.
- Copy of E-Learning Certificate
***Please note places are limited and will be on first come basis***