The Birmingham Diocesan Multi-Academy Trust and the Local Academy Boards of all schools take seriously their responsibilities under section 175 of the Education Act 2002 to safeguard and promote the welfare of children; and to work together with other agencies to ensure adequate arrangements within our schools to identify, assess and support those children and young people who are suffering harm.

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Categories of Abuse

Recognising abuse To ensure that our pupils are protected from harm, we need to understand what types of behaviour constitute abuse and neglect. Abuse and neglect are forms of maltreatment….


CEOP is a command of the National Crime Agency and is dedicated to tackling the sexual abuse and exploitation of children and young people.

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Keeping Children Safe in Education Keeping Children Safe in Education Part One DRAFT Keeping Children Safe in Education 1st September 2019 DRAFT Keeping Children Safe in Education Part One 1st…

What is PREVENT?

From 1 July 2015 all schools, registered early years childcare providers and registered later years childcare providers are subject to a duty under section 26 of the Counter-Terrorism and Security…

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