Safeguarding >> Policies & procedures

Safeguarding

Implement best practice when working with children and vulnerable adults.
You'll find information to understand what your duties are.

There are also example policies and guidelines to help you draft workplace documentation.

Handling of DBS certificate information

Gov.uk provides a sample policy for employers on the handling of criminal record check data and certificates, obtained from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

source: www.gov.uk
     

DBS sample policy on the recruitment of ex-offenders

Gov.uk provides a sample policy on the recruitment of ex-offenders, suitable for organisations who wish to use the Update Service to make criminal record (DBS) status checks for staff and volunteers.

source: www.gov.uk

Vulnerable adults policy

Bradford Council for Voluntary Services has a model vulnerable adults policy available from its website.

Model vulnerable adults policy

Nottingham Community and Voluntary Service has a template vulnerable adults policy available from its website for organisations to use as part of their policies and procedures.

Model child protection policy

Nottingham Community and Voluntary Service has a template child protection policy available from its website for organisations to use as part of their policies and procedures.

Vulnerable adults policy

Adur Voluntary Action has published its vulnerable adults policy on its website which is available to download in PDF format.

source: www.adurva.org

Safeguarding vulnerable adults policy

NAVCA has a copy of its safeguarding vulnerable adults policy available to download from its website.

Child protection policy

NAVCA has a copy of its child protection policy available to download from its website.

Safeguarding children

The Charity Commission has some straightforward guidance on what you should include in a safeguarding policy.

Policies and procedures

Safe Network provides a step by step guide to writing a safeguarding policy, including a sample policy statement and sample safeguarding policy among the guidance.

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