DfE, Keeping children safe in education 2020 - Information only and does not come into force until 1 September 2020

This document is for information only and does not come into force until 1 September 2020. Schools and colleges must continue to have regard to KCSIE 2019 until then. This is statutory guidance from the Department for Education (the department) issued under Section 175 of the Education Act 2002, the Education (Independent School Standards) Regulations 2014, and the Non-Maintained Special Schools (England) Regulations 2015. Schools and colleges in England must have regard to it when carrying out their duties to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. For the purposes of this guidance children includes everyone under the age of 18.


Safeguarding in School Closure - Slide Pack 9th June 2020

Safeguarding in School Closure COVID-19 Presentation - 9th June 2020. These slides can be shared with your senior leadership or wider staff team to discuss your whole-school approach to safeguarding during school closure. 


Safeguarding in School Closure - Slide Pack 20th May 2020

Safeguarding in School Closure COVID-19 Presentation - 20th May 2020. These slides can be shared with your senior leadership or wider staff team to discuss your whole-school approach to safeguarding during school closure. 


Safer Recruitment Consortium, Guidance for Safer Working Practice COVID-19 Addendum, April 2020

COVID-19 Temporary addendum to the full Safer Recruitment Consortium, Guidance for safer working practice for those working in education settings 


Safeguarding in School Closure - Slide Pack 29th April 2020

Safeguarding in School Closure COVID-19 Presentation - 29th April 2020. These slides can be shared with your senior leadership or wider staff team to discuss your whole-school approach to safeguarding during school closure. 


Safeguarding in School Closure - Slide Pack 22nd April 2020

Safeguarding in School Closure COVID-19 Presentation - 22nd April 2020. These slides can be shared with your senior leadership or wider staff team to discuss your whole-school approach to safeguarding during school closure. 


KD Safeguarding DfE Interim Safeguarding Guidance COVID-19 Power Point April 2020

KD Safeguarding Presentation, DfE Safeguarding Guidance COVID-19 - 1st April 2020. These slides can be shared with your senior leadership team or wider staff team to share an update of the interim guidance published by the DfE on the 27th March 2020


KD Safeguarding Safe and Well - A Tiered Approach April 2020

This tiered approach can be adapted and used to develop a whole-school approach to safe and well checks during school closure COVID-19


KD Safeguarding Safe and Well Checks Conversation Guide April 2020

This guide has been designed to help you adopt a whole school approach to safe and well checks during school closure, COVID-19 and considers the following aspects:

  • Using a tiered approach based on the level of need
  • Safer working practices
  • Quality conversations 
  • Key questions to ask
  • 'Since the last time we spoke...' quiz for children
  • Reflect, record and review

 


KD Safeguarding Safe and Well Checks Power Point April 2020

Safe and Well Checks Presentation - 8th April 2020. These slides can be shared with your senior leadership team or wider staff team to discuss your whole-school approach to safe and well checks during school closure.