Safeguarding is our first and most important promise to our children, parents, staff and community.
Sedgeberrow C of E First School policy safeguarding /Child protection policy draws upon duties conferred by the Children Acts 1989 and 2004, The Children and Families Act 2014, S175 of the 2020 Education Act, The Education (Independent School Standards) Regulations 2014 (for independent schools ), the Non-maintained Special Schools (England) Regulations 2015 (for non-maintained special schools) and the guidance contained in Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018, the DfE’s statutory Guidance - Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022.
It is everybody's responsibility to safeguard children. If you get time please read through our policies. The 7-minute briefings (Below) are succinct ways to understand complex safeguarding concerns.
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