Every school or organisation that deals with children must have a safeguarding policy in place which should be reviewed and updated regularly. As a teaching assistant it is vital that I know what the policy at my school contains so I am aware of what to do if I ever have any cause for concern.
Safeguarding is an umbrella term that involves everything we do in the setting to ensure children are kept safe and healthy. It means a whole range of policies and procedures. Child protection is one aspect of this and is how our setting ensures children are protected from abuse.
The 2008 Statut
Safeguarding looks at protecting children and young people, this is does mean protecting them from just direct abuse but from a wider role and making sure that they are staying safe and that they come to no harm.
The staying safe action plan looks at; keeping the children and young people...
All staff have a responsibility to safeguard children and young people. Today we use the word safeguarding instead of child protection. It has a much broader range and is produced to provide a framework to protecting children and young people, bringing with it specific recruitment and selection, tra
Explain child protection within the wider concept of safeguarding children and young people.
Today we use the term safeguarding instead of child protection because it covers a much broader range. These changes were influenced by the first Joint Chief Inspectors’ safeguarding report 2002 and for
Q2. Explain the term child protection within the wider context of Safeguarding:
Child protection is a part of safeguarding and promoting welfare. It refers to the activity that is undertaken to protect specific children who are suffering, or are likely to suffer, significant harm....
a. Explain the importance of safeguarding children and young people
It is important to safeguard children and young people as without this protection their future could be negatively affected. Their health and development could be impaired as its possible they could withdraw from family and peer
The main current legislation, guidelines, policies and procedures within own UK Home Nation for safeguarding children and young people.
Before a member of staff can start employment with the company there are processes they must go through. A successful application form is followed by a through
The main current legislation guidelines policies and procedures within own UK home nation for safeguarding children and young people.
Children’s order 2005
• Simplify laws that protected children and young people in respective UK countries.
• Seen as a serious shake up to children rights an
Unit 520 Recruitment and selection within health and social care or children and young people’s settings
Discuss and demonstrate your understanding of employment legislation and practice that has to be adhered to when managing the provision of your service.
2. Staff tra
The main current legislation guidelines policies and procedures within own UK home nation for safeguarding children and young people
The main parts of legislation that support the safeguarding of children are the
• UN Convention on the Rights of the Children (UNCRC)
Unit TDA 301
2.3 Explain the differences between communicating with adults and comminicating with children and young people.
Communicating with children :
- Comminicate clear ,concise and appropriate to their ages, needs, abilities by using words and phrases they will understand
CT232 Understand how to support positive outcomes for children and young people
In addition to reading page 184 to 207 of your Heinemann level 3 diploma tex book please put together some notes which show you have researched this unit.. Once you have done this please email me your notes so they can
Outline current legislation, guidelines, policies and procedures within own UK Home Nation affecting the safeguarding of children and young people
The main points of legislation that support the safeguarding of children are the Children Act 1989, Children Act 2004 and the Childcare Act 2006. Th
1.1 outline current legislation, guidelines, policies and procedures within own UK home nation affecting the safeguarding of children and young people.
There are many policies and procedures within the UK that outline the current legislation and guidelines to help with safeguarding children and you
‘In all actions concerning children, whether undertaken by public or private social welfare institutions, courts of law, administrative authorities or legislative bodies, the best interests of the child shall be of primary consideration’
Article 3 UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)
CYP 3.1 – 3.4 Explain how different types of interventions can promote positive outcomes for children and young people where development is not following the expected pattern.
There are many different types of professionals who can offer support to children who are not following the expected pa
Explain the importance of resilience in children and young people
Resilience is a mixture of nature and nurture. Attributes that some children are born with, such as good intellectual ability and a placid, cheerful temperament, are associated with resilience. Children who are born prematurely and/o
Unit 333 outcome 3
Understand the importance of ensuring children and young people’s safety and protection in the work setting
3.2 explain policies and procedures that are in place to protect children and young people and adults who work with them
Policies and procedures in place at Northfiel