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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.

Next Update: June 2020

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