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Dan Martin
Safeguarding

Dan Martin

Dan Martin is the principal officer for social care at the National Children’s Bureau. He is responsible for the development and delivery of a range of national policy and practice projects, including the Safeguarding Early Adopter programme. His focus is on improving social care, front line practice and outcomes for children and young people.

Dan is a social worker and, before joining NCB, worked in a child protection team in Manchester. He has an MSc in social work and conducted research into the use of motivational interviewing in front line practice. Dan also has a longstanding commitment to promoting young people’s access to higher education and acted as a mentor for a widening participation charity and has also delivered training on routes into higher education to teachers in an inner city state school.

Dan Martin's Webinars

Strengthening Multi-Agency Collaboration: New Safeguarding Arrangements 2019-20

  • Available On Demand

Aimed at school leaders and safeguarding leads, this webinar will provide a valuable insight into the legal basis for change, areas of innovation and how schools can take advantage of the changes.

Child Criminal Exploitation: Identification, Understanding CCE and Supporting Children and Families

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will support school leaders and safeguarding leads to understand CCE in practice, defining key terms, highlighting relevant case studies and focusing on ways to cooperate with partner agencies to support children and families

Effective Safeguarding Arrangements for Pupils with SEND (National Children’s Bureau)

  • 18th December 18th Dec 13:00pm
  • 7th January 7th Jan 14:00pm

This webinar, in collaboration with the National Children’s Bureau, will help DSLs, Deputy DSLs, SENCOs and school leaders responsible for safeguarding to understand the legal framework around safeguarding pupils with SEND and identifying methods of best practice.