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Education and skills
Pupil inclusion, well-being, behaviour and attendance
Guidance and services
Responding to issues of self-harm and thoughts of suicide in young people
Guidance for adults who work with children and young people.
Respect and resilience: self assessment tool for schools
Use this form to check you are following best practice in providing a safe learning community.
Respect and resilience: developing community cohesion
Guidance for schools on the causes of violent extremism and preventative measures.
Safe and effective intervention: guidance for schools and local authorities
Guidance on using force to control or restrain pupils and searching pupils for weapons.
Keeping learners safe
Guidance for local authorities and governing bodies on arrangements for safeguarding children.
Female genital mutilation
Letter to schools about helping to stop female genital mutilation and how to help girls at risk.
Handling allegations of abuse against teachers and staff
Guidance for local authorities and education providers on what to do when allegations of abuse are made against staff.
Keeping young performers safe: performance licences for children
Regulations on when children need licences to take part in public performances, or in paid sporting or modelling activities.
Policy and background
Includes strategy, reports, projects and assessments.
An online safety action plan for children and young people
Policy and strategy
Details of the progress we are making with our plan to keep children and young people safe online. Updated for 2019.
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