Guidance

Ofsted safeguarding policy

Policy on identifying and responding to concerns regarding the safeguarding and protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Documents

Safeguarding children and young people and young vulnerable adults policy

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Safeguarding children and young people and young vulnerable adults policy

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Detail

This policy, with the associated procedures, provides guidance for all Ofsted staff who may come across concerns regarding the safeguarding and protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults within the context of their work for Ofsted. These include:

  • all members of Ofsted’s workforce, both inspectors and office-based staff
  • additional inspectors
  • other individuals, consultants and agencies contracted by Ofsted