Statutory guidance

Supervision of activity with children

Guidance on supervising the activities of workers and volunteers with children.


Supervision of activity with children


This statutory guidance is for:

  • headteachers
  • managers
  • local authorities

It applies to:

  • local-authority-maintained schools
  • sixth-form colleges
  • further education colleges
  • youth groups
  • sports clubs

It relates to the following legislation:

Statutory guidance sets out what schools and local authorities must do to comply with the law. You should follow the guidance unless you have a very good reason not to.

Published 10 September 2012