Ofsted want to ensure everyone in your school knows about the Prevent duty and are confident in responding to concerns about extremism. As the person responsible for safeguarding in your school, do you know what's required?
With an estimated 23,000 girls being cut in the UK every year*, female genital mutilation (FGM) is a growing cause of concern in schools. What can schools do to raise awareness, identify those at risk and prevent FGM from taking place?
While the majority of recorded allegations against school staff do not involve sexual offences, when a sex offender does gain access to children there are multiple victims over many years. Safe recruitment procedures are merely the starting point for the safeguarding process
In order to protect children and young people against the dangers of grooming and child sexual exploitation, we need to teach them how to protect themselves and each other. Debs Ward explains how and why to teach pupils to recognise CSE