Training around human trafficking for *NON-CLINICAL FRONT-FACING* staff

Ruth Atkinson made this Freedom of Information request to Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

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Dear Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust,

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• Is there training provided to NON-CLINICAL FRONT-FACING staff about human trafficking and modern slavery in your Trust?
• If training is delivered in your Trust, which staff receive or are eligible to receive this training? Is the training compulsory and how is attendance / completion measured? What format does this training take (e.g. e-learning, face-to-face, etc.)? How long does the training take to complete?
• If there is no training in your Trust, is human trafficking incorporated into a safeguarding training programme or policy? If it is part of a safeguarding programme, does that programme also include a section on the Prevent policy?
• For either stand-alone training or training which is incorporated into a safeguarding programme or policy (please specify which): Are staff trained in potential clinical indicators for human trafficking victims? Are staff trained in who to refer a potential human trafficking case to? Are staff trained on the questions to ask to ascertain whether a patient is a victim of human trafficking? How often is the training completed?

Yours faithfully,

Ruth Atkinson

Shorten Sarah, Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

Good Afternoon Ruth

We thank you for and acknowledge receipt of your Freedom of Information request dated 12th May 2016.

In line with statutory requirements a response will be forthcoming within 20 working days (10/06/2016).

Your request has been allocated a reference number: FOI Request No 2013.

It would be greatly appreciated if you could utilise this number in all future communications relating to your request.

With Regards

Sarah Shorten
Health Records/FOI Administrator & RTA Officer 
Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
 
T: 01603 785875
F: 01603 301818
E: [email address]
 
Community Health Records,
20 Hellesdon Park Road, Norwich, NR6 5DR
www.norfolkcommunityhealthandcare.nhs.uk
 
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Shorten Sarah, Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

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Dear Ruth

 

We refer to your Freedom of Information request dated 12th May 2016, and
have pleasure in detailing the required information below relating to
training around human trafficking for non-clinical front facing staff.

 

•           Is there training provided to NON-CLINICAL FRONT-FACING staff
about human trafficking and modern slavery in

             your Trust?

            No

 

•           If training is delivered in your Trust, which staff receive or
are eligible to receive this training? Is the training

             compulsory and how is attendance / completion measured? What
format does this training take (e.g. e-learning,

             face-to-face, etc.)? How long does the training take to
complete?

            Not applicable

 

•           If there is no training in your Trust, is human trafficking
incorporated into a safeguarding training programme or

             policy? If it is part of a safeguarding programme, does that
programme also include a section on the Prevent

             policy?

            Yes it is incorporated into part of the Safeguarding training
and policies, ‘Prevent’ is also included in safeguarding

            training.

 

•           For either stand-alone training or training which is
incorporated into a safeguarding programme or policy (please

             specify which): It is incorporated in to our Safeguarding
programme

 

Are staff trained in potential clinical indicators for human trafficking
victims? Yes

Are staff trained in who to refer a potential human trafficking case to?
Yes

Are staff trained on the questions to ask to ascertain whether a patient
is a victim of human trafficking? No

How often is the training completed? 3-yearly

 

We trust the above answers your queries.

 

With Regards

 

Sarah Shorten

Health Records/FOI Administrator & RTA Officer 

Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

 

T: 01603 785875

F: 01603 301818

E: [email address]

 

Community Health Records,

20 Hellesdon Park Road, Norwich, NR6 5DR

www.norfolkcommunityhealthandcare.nhs.uk

 

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Dear Sarah,

Thank you for your response. Can I confirm for the training on human trafficking that that *non-clinical front-facing* staff receive in safeguarding:

- how long does such training take?
- what format does such training take?
- does such training happen at induction as well as every three years?

Thank you for your assistance.

Yours sincerely,

Ruth Atkinson

Shorten Sarah, Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

Dear Ruth

Thank you for your Freedom of Information enquiry dated 6th June 2016, requesting further information following our recent response.

In line with statutory requirements a response will be forthcoming within 20 working days (04/07/2016).

Your request has been allocated a reference number: FOI Request No 2031.

It would be greatly appreciated if you could utilise this number in all future communications relating to your request.

With Regards

Sarah Shorten
Health Records/FOI Administrator & RTA Officer 
Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
 
T: 01603 785875
F: 01603 301818
E: [email address]
 
Community Health Records,
20 Hellesdon Park Road, Norwich, NR6 5DR
www.norfolkcommunityhealthandcare.nhs.uk
 
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Shorten Sarah, Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

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Dear Ruth

 

We refer to your Freedom of Information request received following our
response dated 6th June 2016, and have pleasure in providing further
information relating to training around human trafficking for non-clinical
front facing staff.

 

 

Can I confirm for the training on human trafficking that that
*non-clinical front-facing* staff receive in safeguarding:

 

·        how long does such training take? 

15 minutes awareness covered as part of a 3hr session.

 

·        what format does such training take? 

Power Point presentation and discussion.

 

·        does such training happen at induction as well as every three
years? 

No, it is not covered as part of the general Induction.

Human Trafficking Awareness is delivered as part of our “Faye Milly”
Training programme delivered

to Children’s Services Staff every 36 months.

 

We trust this answers your queries.

 

With Regards

 

Sarah Shorten

Health Records/FOI Administrator & RTA Officer 

Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust

 

T: 01603 785875

F: 01603 301818

E: [email address]

 

Community Health Records,

20 Hellesdon Park Road, Norwich, NR6 5DR

www.norfolkcommunityhealthandcare.nhs.uk

 

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