Safeguarding pupils

Keeping children safe in education, including guidance around drugs, radicalisation and gangs.

Services

  1. Report teacher misconduct

    Complain about a teacher - who can complain, how to complain, report teacher misconduct, attend a teacher misconduct hearing

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Closure of educational settings: information for parents and carers
  2. Coronavirus (COVID-19): safeguarding in schools, colleges and other providers
  3. Keeping children safe in education
  4. Working together to safeguard children
  5. Child abuse concerns: guide for practitioners
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News and communications

Research and statistics

  1. Use of Keeping children safe in education part 4 guidance
  2. Knife crime: safeguarding children and young people in education
  3. Prevent and counter-extremism in general further education colleges
  4. Sexual exploitation of children: Ofsted thematic report
  5. Allegations of abuse against teachers and non-teaching staff
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Keeping children safe in education: proposed revisions
  2. Working Together to Safeguard Children: revisions to statutory guidance
  3. Keeping children safe in education: proposed changes
  4. Working together to safeguard children: revisions
  5. Keeping children safe in education
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Responses to our research into knife crime
  2. Safeguarding children and young people: memorandum of understanding between Ofsted and DfE
  3. Powers of entry: Department for Education report
  4. Safeguarding children and safer recruitment in education
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