All schools and colleges have clearly defined responsibilities in relation to peer on peer (child on child) abuse. However, peer on peer abuse can manifest in a number of ways. It can be a very complicated issue and difficult to unpick. This course is designed to equip you with a thorough understanding of what peer on peer abuse is and what it looks like, as well as your responsibilities in relation to peer on peer abuse. You will finish the course with a refreshed understanding of the issue and three top tips for minimising peer on peer abuse in your school.
Elizabeth is an experienced safeguarding practitioner, adviser and trainer. She has over 15 years’ experience working in education and was formerly a Designated Safeguarding Lead in a secondary school. She is currently an independent safeguarding consultant and trainer, alongside working for a Local Authority as their Safeguarding in Education Adviser.