You will lean to critically evaluate the principles underlying child protection and welfare issues.
Aim of Course
The main aim of the programme is to equip the Registered Nurse with specialist knowledge and skills enabling them to function effectively as healthcare providers within the area of Child Protection and Welfare. The knowledge gained will be evidence-based and aimed at bridging the gap between theory and practice.
Review and assess evidenced-based information including legislative documentation.
Critically evaluate the principles underlying child protection and welfare issues.
Critically review and evaluate on appropriate Child Protection/Welfare Policies and strategies.
Critically review the appropriateness and effectiveness of reporting child welfare/ protection concerns.
Critically appraise the clinical, legal and ethical issues in relation to Child Protection and Welfare.
Demonstrate the critical skills necessary for effective communication within the interdisciplinary and interagency teams.Ensure that professional accountability is maintained in accordance with clinical guidelines to ensure the safe and effective delivery of healthcare.