NIPEC in partnership with the Department of Health (DoH), Public Health Agency (PHA) and the five Health and Social Care Trusts (HSCTs)  developed a Core Competency Framework for nurses and midwives , promoting their role and responsibilities in Safeguarding Children and Young People, this was published in 2012. The Framework has now been superseded by the Regional Guidance to Support Nurses, Midwives & AHPs regarding Safeguarding Learning & Development Strategy (2016)

Go to  Regional Guidance to Support Nurses, Midwives & AHPs regarding Safeguarding Learning & Development Strategy Document

CONTACT INFORMATION

Fiona Bradley
Senior Professional Officer
Tel : 0300 300 0066
Email: fiona.Bradley@nipec.hscni.net