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March 2018

Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details

Supervision, Support and Training of Staff and Foster Carers

Section 5, Tasks of Supervising Social Worker if Allegations are made Against the Foster Carer has been added.

Safeguarding Children and Young People

Section 1, Introduction and Definitions of Significant Harm has been updated to reflect sometimes ‘significant harm’ refers to harm caused by one child to another (which may be a single event or a range of ill treatment), which is generally referred to as ‘peer on peer abuse.’

Reviews and Meetings

Section 2, Looked After Reviews has been updated to reflect circumstances when they may be convened.

Safeguarding Children and Young People from Sexual Exploitation

A link has been added to the Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme in Section 8, Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme.

Medication and First Aid

Section 5, Medical Emergencies has been updated to reflect that before assistance arrives do not move the person other than to remove them from immediate danger or place them into the recovery position.


Section 4, Electronic Cigarettes (also called e-cigarettes and vaporisers) has been updated with regards to Public Health England - independent expert e-cigarettes evidence review.


2017 Amendments