New Keeping Children Safe in Education Guidance

From Tuesday 1 September 2020 HM Government's statutory guidance: Keeping children safe in education, September 2020 will come into effect.

This guidance applies to all schools and is for:

  • headteachers, teachers and staff
  • governing bodies, proprietors and management committees

It sets out the legal duties you must follow to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people under the age of 18 in schools and colleges.

You can view the main changes that have been made in a table starting on page 115 (Annex H: Table of substantive changes from KSCIE September 2019).

Posted on Tuesday 1st September 2020