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Key documents and guidance

Key documents and guidance including information regarding Prevent Duty Guidance, Keeping Children Safe.

BCP Early Years Online Safety Guidance 2019 (currently under review)

BCP safeguarding contacts poster (updated 1 April 2021)

BCP Council Designated Officer (DO) / Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) procedures and contact guidelines poster

Coercive or controlling behaviour now a crime (29 December 2015)

Counter - Extremism Strategy October 2015

Counter Terrorism Strategy (CONTEST) 2018

Disclosure and Barring Service

Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006

Dorset Information Sharing Charter (DISC)

Educate Against Hate - Protecting children from extremism

Guidance for safer working practice May 2019

Education Inspection Framework (EIF)

Inspecting safeguarding in early years, education and skills setting

Information Sharing for practitioners 2018

Keeping children safe in education 2021

Law concerning smoking in cars

Mandatory Reporting of Female Genital Mutilation : Procedural Information

Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) education worker - Jenny Mason's introduction

Pan-Dorset Safeguarding Children Partnership Continuum of Need Support Document

Prevent duty guidance

Prevent referral form

Psychoactive Substances Act (26 May 2016)

Referral form to Children's Social Care

Roles and Responsibilities of the Designated Safeguarding Lead

Safeguarding children and protecting professionals in early years settings: online safety considerations

Statutory Guidance Framework : Controlling or coercive behaviour in an intimate or family relationship

The Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Act 2019

The prevent duty departmental advice for schools and childcare settings

What to do if you're worried about a child being abused 2015

Working together to safeguard children 2018