General Election 2019

The general election will take place on Thursday 12 December 2019. The deadline to apply for a postal vote is 5pm on Tuesday 26 November 2019. Are you registered to vote?

Continuing professional development

The documents below provide an overview of the subject area.  Here you will find presentations from past conferences and briefings grouped under key themes from 'Keeping children safe in education': statutory guidance for schools and colleges.  Please also visit the 'DSL Toolbox' page for additional tools to aid you as you support children in your setting.



Children of the courts

Children missing education, home or care

Children with family members in prison

Child Exploitation


‘Honour Based Violence’ (so called)

Health and Wellbeing


Online safety

Private fostering



Other areas

Some information doesn't fit neatly under a single topic

Contextual safeguarding

Financial abuse: Illegal money lending

Peer on peer

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