Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy (2019)
This policy is consistent with:
- the legal duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children, as described in section 175 of the Education Act 2002 [or section 157 of the Education Act 2002 for independent schools and academies] and the statutory guidance “Keeping children safe in education – Statutory guidance for schools and colleges”, September 2018 and “Working Together to Safeguard Children”, 2018.
- the Leicestershire and Rutland Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB)
Procedures, which contain procedures and guidance for safeguarding children;