Anita Devi explains Ofsted’s requirements under the new Common Inspection Framework (Sept 2015) and Louise Bruce talks about the strategic planning that made this easier for her during a recent inspection
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