ESCB has the following Child Sexual Exploitation learning and development opportunities:
ESCB has developed new guidance setting out standards for organisations and their staff in relation to CSE learning and development. It outlines expectations from ESCB on the level of CSE training needed for those working with children, young people and their families.
Access the CSE Learning and Development Standards
ESCB have developed a child sexual exploitation basic awareness package and children missing package that can be delivered in team meetings and staff development sessions by the CSE champion or safeguarding lead.
Each package takes about 20 to 50 minutes to deliver (dependent on if the activities are used). There are facilitator notes suggested activities throughout the presentation.
If any of your team would like more information on CSE, please look at the ESCB website.
Target audience: All staff and volunteers in contact with children, young people and their families in Essex
Aim: To support staff and increase confidence in undertaking the new CSE Risk and Vulnerabilities Assessment contained within the Toolbox
How to access this course: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following details:
ESCB have gold membership of NWG, which enables ESCB to issue free membership to NWG for staff of ESCB partners and members.
Membership of NWG provides access to a range of resources, publications, research and both subsidised and free learning and development opportunities in relation to child sexual exploitation and trafficking.
How to access NWG membership:
To become a member, please email email@example.com and include the following information:
Your membership will then be issued (please check your junk mail folder if you do not receive a reply within two weeks of sending an email) and you can log in to www.nwgnetwork.org. When you access the site for the first time, please follow the instructions on the page.
NWG Training Events
Details of training held by NWG are available on their website https://www.nwgnetwork.org/events/
Please note that all of these events are booked directly with NWG.
N.B Those who have applied through the ESCB for the free Gold Membership for NWG are able to attend at the membership rate.
Cost to participants: Free
The Course: Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation (Pace) and the Safeguarding Children e-Academy have teamed up to provide this short (20-30mins) online course designed for parents and carers. It is often hard to tell the difference between difficult teenage behaviour and the signs of sexual exploitation. The more information you have about the dangers and risks that children may face the better equipped you’ll be to keep them safe. Register for this free online course here.