Birmingham DSL Toolbox
Useful forms, templates, guidance and information when dealing with safeguarding issues:
Additional tools to support you in delivering early help and safeguarding in your setting, grouped under the key topics from ‘Keeping children safe in education’: statutory guidance for schools and colleges.
The descriptors provide an example of what may be included within each topic.
Please also visit the ‘Learning for DSLs: Continuing Professional Development’ page for an overview of the subject area.
Abuse - including domestic abuse, faith abuse and relationship abuse
Bullying - including cyberbullying
Children and the courts - including witnesses in criminal courts
Children missing education, home or care - including adults missing strategy
Child Exploitation - including county lines, child sexual exploitation and trafficking
Drugs - including alcohol
‘Honour Based Violence’ (so called) - including female genital mutilation and forced marriage
Health and Wellbeing - including fabricated or induced illness, resilience, medical conditions, mental health and behaviour
Online safety - including sexting
Radicalisation - including prevent and educate against hate
Violence - including gangs and youth violence, violence against women and girls, sexual violence and sexual harassment
The following information does not fit neatly under a single topic listed above.