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Monitoring and Evaluation Toolkit

This toolkit has been produced by the Essex Safeguarding Children Board and the Essex Safeguarding Adult Board and provides organisations with: 


With effective monitoring and evaluation, organisations can ensure they have a competent workforce and they will be able to reassure regulatory bodies they are doing everything necessary to maintain high professional standards, improve performance and achieve results. 

Organisations can use the toolkit before, during and after the learning event. The toolkit has been developed by a multi-agency group and the examples have been taken from different types of agencies to give a broad picture across the sector.

Download Monitoring & Evaluation Learning & Development Opportunities Toolkit 



The following appendices are designed for agencies to be able to us as they wish – each appendix can be downloaded or printed and adapted as required. They are examples only.


Appendix 1: Checklist - Considerations prior to commissioning all safeguarding arrangements         


Appendix 2: Checklist - Training course content           


Appendix 3: Checklist - Commissioning of e-Learning provision 


Appendix 4: Checklist - Face to face training for both internal and external trainers   


Appendix 5: Checklist - the administration of learning and development opportunities


Appendix 6: Methods of evaluation                                                                             

ECL - Supervision Record

ECL - Staff support and records QA

ESCB & ESAB Learning and Development Self-Assessment          


Appendix 7: Sample impact assessment model


Appendix 8: Trainer feedback example - EYCC Tutor Evaluation Form


Appendix 9: Examples on the day evaluation forms:

EYCC Evaluation Form

EPUT Evaluation Form Level 3

ESCB Child in Need training

ESAB Designated Safeguarding Adult training