Carrie-Ann Varey

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Carrie-Ann is a Safeguarding Officer at One Education.

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Term-time Holidays Ruling

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After two years of uncertainty, educational establishments finally have clarity; a Supreme Court Ruling this week revealed that Jon Platt did not act unlawfully when he removed his daughter from school during term time to take her on a holiday to Florida.

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Attendance

Year 11 Study Leave

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The summer term is approaching, and with it comes GCSEs, leavers’ proms, hay fever and the age old question of study leave. If you haven’t done so already, now is the time to ensure you can offer students what they need at this time.

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Safeguarding

Radicalisation and Extremeism

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It is now more important than ever that schools and academies are ensuring that their whole staff base is confident in fulfilling their statutory obligations, as set out in the Prevent Duty.

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Safeguarding

E-Safety in School

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In line with recent amendments to ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education 2016,’ all school staff must have adequate training around E-safety. A thorough understanding of this ever-evolving field is more important than ever with recent studies...

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Safeguarding

KCSIE - Key Changes

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On 5 September 2016 an amended version of Keeping Children Safe in Education came into force with further emphasis on the need for all professionals to understand that safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility.

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Safeguarding

FGM Cases In England

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New data taken between April 2015 and March 2016 revealed 43 newly recorded cases of female genital mutilation involving women and girls born in the United Kingdom. Alarmingly 18 of these were reported to have been undertaken in the UK.

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