This consultation ended 7 November 2019.
The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.
We want your views on the revision of the 2015 guidance for local authorities and governing bodies on arrangements for safeguarding children.
We are consulting on draft guidance which includes;
- An overview of current policies to safeguard those in education
- Greater clarity on the specific duties placed on schools and colleges, and how they should be adopted by other education settings
- A safeguarding audit tool to support education settings to review their safeguarding arrangements.