Subscribe to our YouTube channel | VWV Plus

Spacer text

Upcoming Events

Spacer text

Loading Events

« All Events

Single Central Register training for independent schools

November 22- 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm

SCR for IS - 4 Nov

Safer recruitment is central to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and forms a key aspect of the inspection process. In this session, our education expert Richard Hewitt will provide specific training on the SCR and the pre-appointment checking process.

22 November 2022


2pm - 5pm

£155 + VAT

Independent Schools

Virtual Online Event

What’s this webinar about?

Schools must ensure that they properly carry out, record and evidence a raft of pre-appointment checks as part of the recruitment process. A key part of this is maintaining the Single Central Register (SCR) and ensuring that it meets regulatory requirements. The SCR is the most common source of inspection failure but misinterpretation and misconception about what is required is just as common.

VWV provides specific training on the SCR and the pre-appointment checking process, which covers:

  • Pre-appointment checks – What checks are required for the various parts of your workforce?
  • Record keeping – What evidence do you need to retain of the checks you complete?
  • Knowing your SCR obligations – How should your SCR be presented and maintained? What should it include? What’s not required?
  • Inspection compliance – Understand your minimum requirements and gain the confidence to challenge misconceptions prior to and during inspection

Who Should Attend?

Our training will benefit all staff who have a responsibility for carrying out and recording pre-appointment checks, and those who are involved in this aspect of the inspection process.


We hope you are able to join us. If you have any queries, please contact the Events team.

Want to receive our latest updates?

Subscribe here to receive the latest legal guidance for your sector, straight to your inbox.

Follow us on social media

Stay up to date with the latest VWV Plus insights in your news feed.


November 22
2.00 pm - 5.00 pm
Event Category: