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Advice for practitioners providing safeguarding services to children, young people, parents and carers.
Information sharing is vital to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. A key factor identified in many serious case reviews (SCRs) has been a failure by practitioners to record information, to share it, to understand its significance and then take appropriate action.
This HM Government information sharing advice is non-statutory and has been produced to support practitioners in the decisions they take when sharing information to reduce the risk of harm to children and young people.
Statutory guidance for governing bodies of maintained schools and proprietors of academies in England.
Government and children's commissioner guidance about online safety.
The aim of the Prevent strategy is to reduce the threat to the UK from terrorism by stopping people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism.
DfE Keeping children safe in education
Advice for governing bodies, proprietors, headteachers, principals, senior leadership teams and designated safeguarding leads.
Statutory guidance on their roles and responsibilities.
The Safer Recruitment Consortium's guidance provides simple but detailed and practical advice to support staff in schools and colleges in their safeguarding responsibilities.
The government's guide to inter-agency working to safeguard and promote the welfare of children.
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