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Hieda webinar – Gillick competence and consent – what you need to know

7th November 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

  • Date: 7 November 2022 
  • Time: 09:30 – 10:30
  • Venue: Zoom


Anyone who supports young people who may experience disclosures relating to safeguarding, Nurses, Boarding staff

Course outline:

The purpose of this webinar is to understand the concept of Gillick competence and consent in the school setting. It will refer to both safeguarding and medical issues, reflect on the law and documentation.

Training topics will include: 

  • The law 
  • The code 
  • Consent 
  • Gillick competence

Learning outcomes: 

  • To understand the role of the adult with consent of a young person 
  • To understand Gillick competence 
  • To learn how we should manage gaining and documenting consent 


Rosie McManus RSCN, Dip HR (Child), BSc (Hons), MSc (Law), Senior Nurse and Health Centre Manager, King’s School, Canterbury 

Trained at GOSH Rosie came to school nursing in the independent sector 16 years ago. With a passion for boarding pastoral and health care Rosie has developed an interest in the understanding and development of the health needs of boarding school students. Passionate about the nurse’s role in the delivery of the PSHE curriculum, Rosie is currently the Senior Nurse and Health Centre Manager for a large independent school in the South East, she has a Masters in Medical Ethics and Law, is a NUCO trainer and has a keen interest in the development of the school nurse role.


  • Member Rate: £60 
  • Additional Member Rate: £20
  • Non-member Rate: £120* 

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7th November 2022
9:30 am - 10:30 am




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