News from NSPCC Learning

Safer recruitment - it's a win-win situation

Type: Blog

In this blog we discuss how following safer recruitment practices not only safeguards the children and young people in your school but helps you attract the best candidates.

May 01 2019

Podcast: perinatal mental health

Type: Podcast

This podcast looks at NSPCC’s two services, Pregnancy in Mind and Baby Steps, and how they support parents with their perinatal mental health problems.

Apr 29 2019

Exploring emotions and relationships with young people with SEND

Type: Blog

Sex and relationships can be a scary and confusing subject for young people with SEND, but the NSPCC's Love Life materials can help teachers address the issues.

Apr 25 2019

Podcast: The Lighthouse

Type: Podcast

In this podcast, we explore the multi-agency service for children and young people who have experienced or are experiencing sexual abuse - The Lighthouse. Listen to find out how it was set up and the support it offers.

Apr 23 2019

Working together with organisations to protect children and prevent abuse

Type: Blog

The NSPCC child protection consultancy team discuss how they work collaboratively with and provide support to organisations to help them keep children safe. 

Apr 17 2019

How do teachers learn to prevent abuse?

Type: Blog

Teachers need professional development that supports them in delivering sensitive subjects. In our latest blog, Aisling McElearney discusses NSPCC's research into what works.

Apr 10 2019

Online Harms White Paper launched

Type: News

The government has published its plans for keeping UK users safe online, especially children and other vulnerable groups.

Apr 09 2019

Podcast: Child Trafficking Advice Centre

Type: Podcast

Our Child Trafficking Advice Centre (CTAC) team talks about our specialist service to professionals concerned that a child may be a victim of trafficking. 

Apr 08 2019

Is this "normal"? Understanding children's sexual behaviours

Type: Blog

How can we support teachers in assessing and managing children displaying problematic or harmful sexual behaviour in schools? 

Apr 03 2019

Equipping teachers to better respond to disclosures of abuse and neglect

Type: Blog

How can we equip professionals to better notice, listen, hear and support a child when they disclose abuse or neglect? Helen Baker and Pam Miller explore the issues.

Apr 02 2019