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SwindonSafeguarding Children Board Procedures

Amendments

 

May 2020

Local Information

CAPTION: May 2020 amendments
   
Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details
Children Missing from Care, Home and Education

Local information has been updated.

Disabled Children

Local information has been updated.

Pre-Birth (Safeguarding Unborn Babies)

Local information has been updated.

Escalation Policy

Local information has been updated.

Guidance for Safe Recruitment, Selection and Retention for Staff and Volunteers

Local information has been updated.

Complaints in Relation to Child Protection Conference

Local information has been updated.


Shared Information


CAPTION: May 2020 Shared
   
Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details

Assessment

This chapter has been updated in line with the new digital referral system for reporting potential victims of Modern Slavery.

Bruising and Injuries to Non-Mobile Children

This chapter has been updated throughout and should be re-read.

Bullying

This chapter has been updated to reflect Keeping Children Safe in Education statutory guidance (updated September 2019) and reference to Upskirting which is a specific example of abusive behaviour which has been linked to on-line bullying and grooming. Upskirting is a criminal offence and, as such, should be reported to the Police.

Child Sexual Abuse in the Family Environment

Information has been added in regard to the Brook Traffic Light Sexual Behaviours Tool.

Children from Abroad, including Victims of Modern Slavery, Trafficking and Exploitation

This chapter has been updated to take account of the new NRM digital referral form and the change to a Single Competent Authority (SCA).

Children Missing from Care, Home and Education

This chapter has been updated in line with new NRM digital referral form to report Modern Slavery.

Self Harm and Suicidal Behaviour

This chapter has been updated to include: The importance of involving parents/carers should be emphasised to the young person in such circumstances.

Next update: November 2020

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