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OxfordshireSafeguarding Children Board Procedures Manual

Amendments

December 2019

Updated Chapters
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Information Sharing

This chapter has been substantially updated and should be re-read.

Child Sexual Exploitation

This chapter has been significantly updated. Therefore it should be re-read in its entirety.

Children Missing Education

This chapter has been updated locally.

Domestic Violence and Abuse

A link to the refreshed HM Government Strategy for Ending Violence against Women and Girls Strategy 2016 – 2020, has been added into Section 1, Definition.

Child Death Reviews

This chapter has been significantly updated. Therefore it should be re-read in its entirety.

Agency Roles and Responsibilities

Section 5.3, Health has been updated with a link to the new Safeguarding Children and Young People: Roles and Competencies for Health Care Staff.

Guidance for Safe Recruitment, Selection and Retention for Staff and Volunteers

A link has been added to Statutory Guidance: Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006 into Further Information.

New Chapters
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Protocol for an Early Co-Ordinated Response to Serious Safeguarding Cases

This protocol has been added to the manual and provides additional information to help with serious safeguarding cases.

Child Death Communication Protocol

This protocol has been added to the manual.

Next Update: June 2020

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