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. 


COVID 19 Safeguarding Policy Addendum - Stowe Valley MAT Template

On 27th March, The DfE published interim safeguarding guidance for schools during COVID 2020. Stowe Valley MAT shared an addendum to their safeguarding policy that can be adapted by other schools. Schools wishing to use the template should ensure their local context and safeguarding partnership arrangements are reflected. Many thanks to Louis Donald, Trust Safeguarding Manager and Stowe Valley Multi  Academy Trust for their kindness and consent to share.


Safeguarding children and families in the event of enforced school closure due to the Coronavirus

This document brings together ideas and resources that will help schools to plan and develop their safegaurding response in the event of school closure due to the Coronavirus 


NSPCC, Let children know you're listening (January 2019)

Previous NSPCC research has shown that adults don’t always recognise, understand or react appropriately when a child or young person starts to tell them about experiences of abuse and that this can mean that the child doesn’t get the support they need (Allnock and Miller, 20131). This briefing draws on consultations with children and professionals to find out how adults who work with children can make sure they are hearing the child’s disclosures of abuse and are better able to respond.  


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