Legislation & Guidance

Legislation & Guidance Resources

Department for Education

Children Missing Education

Guidance for maintained schools, academies, independent schools and local authorities

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Department for Education

Children Missing from Home or Care

Statutory guidance on children who run away or go missing from home or care

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HM Government

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Guidelines 2016

Multi-agency statutory guidance on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

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Home Office

FGM Mandatory Reporting

Mandatory Reporting of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) – procedural information

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Safer Recruitment Consortium

Guidance for Safer Working Practice 2015

Guidance for safer working practice for
those working with children and young people
in education settings

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Department for Education

How Social Media is Used to Encourage Travel to Syria and Iraq

A briefing note for schools

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HM Government

Information Sharing

Advice for practitioners providing safeguarding services to children, young people, parents and carers

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Department for Education

Keeping Children Safe in Education

Statutory guidance for schools and colleges

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HM Government

Preventing Radicalisation

Protecting vulnerable people from being drawn into terrorism
Statutory guidance for Channel panel members and partners of local panels

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Department for Education & Skills

Private Fostering

Replacement Children Act 1989 Guidance on Private Fostering

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