This section provides guidance to schools on the establishment and implementation of policies and procedures to protect children from deliberate harm.
Schools Safeguarding Audit 2016-2017 Guidance - Audit 2016-2017
School Safeguarding Audit 2016-2017 Letter to Head Teachers - November 2016
Following the recommendations arising from a recent North Yorkshire Serious Case Review, it is strongly recommended that all schools maintain and monitor records in relation to all children who are known to Children’s Social Care.
Forms- Children Missing from Education Information for Schools - Form to Log Information on Children Missing from Education (non-standard transitions)
Amendments to CME Process To all Head Teachers: Changes to CME Guidance - Summary
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- North Yorkshire Local Safeguarding Children Board [new window]
Multi-agency board co-ordinating child protection arrangements in North Yorkshire. The site contains helpful guidance to children and families about general parenting issues.
- North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board procedures [new window]
North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board procedures
- Department for Education statutory guidance section [new window]
Visit this section of the DfE website to find statutory guidance for schools
- Department for Education advice for schools [new window]
Link to the Advice for Schools section of the DfE website
Safeguarding Unit Manager:
Tel: 01609 532320
Education Safeguarding Managers / Local Authority Designated Officer
Tel: 01609 534200
Tel: 01609 532152
Tel: 01609 535646