Sexting in schools and colleges - UKCCIS - 2016
Sexting in schools and colleges: Responding to incidents and safeguarding young people - UKCCIS - 2016
National action plan to tackle child abuse linked to faith or belief – 2012
This action plan is intended to help raise awareness of the issue of child abuse linked to faith or belief and to encourage practical steps to be taken to prevent such abuse.
Protecting vulnerable people from being drawn into terrorism - 2015
Channel Duty Guidance Protecting vulnerable people from being drawn into terrorism. Statutory guidance for Channel panel members and partners of local panels
Child protection records retention and storage guidelines - NSPCC - 2019
An overview of the things organisations need to consider when deciding how to retain and store child protection records.
Statutory guidance on children who run away or go missing from home or care - DfE - 2014
Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is a key duty on local authorities and requires effective joint working between agencies and professionals.
Drug advice for schools - DfE and ACOP – 2012
Advice for local authorities, headteachers, school staff and governing bodies
How social media is used to encourage travel to Syria and Iraq - DfE and HO - 2012
Briefing notes for schools and what action schools and teachers need to take
Preventing and tracking bullying - DfE - 2017
Advice for headteachers, staff and governing bodies
The Prevent Duty - DfE - 2015
Departmental advice for schools and childcare providers
Mandatory Reporting of Female Genital Mutilation - HO - 2016
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is illegal in England and Wales under the FGM Act 2003 (“the 2003 Act”).
GSWP for those working with children and young people in education settings - SRC - 2019
Guidance for safer working practices. Acknowledgments: Adapted and updated by the Safer Recruitment Consortium from an original IRSC / DfE document
What to do if you’re worried a child is being abused - DfE - 2015
Advice for practitioners. This advice is non-statutory, and has been produced to help practitioners identify child abuse and neglect and take appropriate action in response.
Keeping children safe in Education - DfE - 2019
Statutory guidance for schools and colleges
Sexting: How to respond to an incident - UKCCIS - 2016
An overview for all teaching and non-teaching staff in schools and colleges
Peer-on-peer abuse toolkit - HO - 2017
This peer-on-peer abuse toolkit includes: 1. Guidance on peer-on-peer abuse policy, and 2. Template peer-on-peer abuse policy.
Preventing youth violence and gang involvement - HO - 2013
This practical advice is for leaders, their senior teams and staff in schools or colleges in areas affected by gang or youth violence.
Safeguarding Children in whom illness is fabricated or induced - 2008
Supplementary guidance to Working Together to Safeguard Children. Department for children, schools and families. HM Government, 2008.
Teaching online safety in school - DfE - 2019
Guidance supporting schools to teach their pupils how to stay safe online, within new and existing school subjects
Working Together to Safeguard Children - 2018
A guide to inter-agency working to safeguard and promote the welfare of children
Safeguarding during COVID-19
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