Safeguarding collection

A collection of supportive resources to help you safeguard the young people in your classroom and school

Tes Resources Team

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Easy-to-read documents to support safeguarding procedures in your school

Ensuring that you are on top of safeguarding policies and procedures is an incredibly important part of any teacher's work. That's why we've hand-picked some of the very best guidance documents, handbooks and reports to help you quickly find the information you need to support young people in your care.
 

Practical Tips for Schools: Safeguarding - Primary
Children's Commissioner

Practical Tips for Schools: Safeguarding - Primary

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These Practical Tips for Schools are based on work which examined outstanding safeguarding practice in primary schools. This was done for the Office of the Children s Commissioner by the NSPCC, working with Youthworks. The full report: You Have Someone to Trust . The report describes very goo...
Feeling Safe, Keeping Safe - Report
Children's Commissioner

Feeling Safe, Keeping Safe - Report

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This report highlights the sampled schools overall approaches to safeguarding. We present key good practice principles alongside illustrations of schools structures, ethos and processes. Our short case studies illustrate how schools are listening to and involving their students, ensuring they ...
Good Practice Guidelines
Children's Commissioner

Good Practice Guidelines

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These guidelines have been prepared to help schools interpret the main report (Feeling Safe, Keeping Safe) for practical application within the individual establishment. They are drawn from the key messages from the report. We hope that they will help school leaders to reflect with their colleagues...
You have someone to trust - Primary Schools
Children's Commissioner

You have someone to trust - Primary Schools

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This study focuses on best professional practice in safeguarding and responding to child protection concerns in a selected number of primary schools. Good child protection practice in school settings is dependent on a sound overall approach to safeguarding children. The objective of this study has b...
Tes online safety special
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Tes online safety special

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This downloadable PDF contains a wealth of safeguarding information from Tes magazine's online safety special, including: \- An exclusive look into the work carried out by the Metropolitan Police's "paedophile unit", tasked with combating online sex crimes against children \- An int...
Safeguarding Policy Handbook
Children's Commissioner

Safeguarding Policy Handbook

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This is the core document of the Safeguarding Policy Handbook. It provides the Office of the Children s Commissioner's statement of vision, mission and values; principles of ethical practice; providing a safe environment for children and young people; and outline procedure for response to concern...