Croydon Safeguarding Children's Partnership - Education Sub Group Section 11 (Children's Act 2004) Safeguarding. Mainstream Audit 2021-2022.

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Safeguarding Audit 2021-22 Introduction

Welcome to the Section 11 Safeguarding Audit for 2021-21, overseen by the Croydon Safeguarding Children's Partnership (CSCP). The deadline date for submitting the audit is Friday 11th November 2022, 5pm.

Section 11 of the Children Act 2004 places duties on a range of organisations and individuals to ensure their functions, and any services that they contract out to others, are discharged having regard to the need to safeguard and promote the welfare of children.

The audit supports education providers by providing you with a framework to assess yourself, together with additional tools to build an Audit Action Plan and visible RAG Ratings.

Data protection statement

We have asked for your personal contact information on this application form so we can keep in touch. When we ask for this, we will be clear about why we’re collecting this information and how it will be used. Personal data submitted (including names, addresses and contact details) will be processed in accordance with the requirements of the UK General Data Protection Regulations. Data will only be used for the purposes of this application form. Contact details will not be shared or published. By participating, you agree to your data being used in this way.

If you complete this form and have changed your mind about giving us this data, we’ll remove it. You can do this by emailing the words ‘OPT OUT’ to safeguardingaudit@croydon.gov.uk. We’ll extend this for 30 days after a survey/form has closed.

Croydon Council's Privacy Notices

Safeguarding Audit 2021-22 Introduction

Welcome to the Section 11 Safeguarding Audit for 2021-21, overseen by the Croydon Safeguarding Children's Partnership (CSCP). The deadline date for submitting the audit is Friday 11th November 2022, 5pm.

Section 11 of the Children Act 2004 places duties on a range of organisations and individuals to ensure their functions, and any services that they contract out to others, are discharged having regard to the need to safeguard and promote the welfare of children.

The audit supports education providers by providing you with a framework to assess yourself, together with additional tools to build an Audit Action Plan and visible RAG Ratings.

Data protection statement

We have asked for your personal contact information on this application form so we can keep in touch. When we ask for this, we will be clear about why we’re collecting this information and how it will be used. Personal data submitted (including names, addresses and contact details) will be processed in accordance with the requirements of the UK General Data Protection Regulations. Data will only be used for the purposes of this application form. Contact details will not be shared or published. By participating, you agree to your data being used in this way.

If you complete this form and have changed your mind about giving us this data, we’ll remove it. You can do this by emailing the words ‘OPT OUT’ to safeguardingaudit@croydon.gov.uk. We’ll extend this for 30 days after a survey/form has closed.

Croydon Council's Privacy Notices

  • Contact information you submit at the start of the Audit Form

    This information is only shared with colleagues within the Standards, Safeguarding and Inclusion service and is used as a primary contact in relation to safeguarding concerns, for example requests for information from MASH. Our privacy notice can be found at www.croydon.gov.uk

    Action Plan

    Each section has a space for actions and a completion date. This is for education providers to use, providing you with an action plan to use to implement any necessary improvements as a consequence of completing the audit.

    RAG Ratings

    This is a visual guide to support the Action Plan, enabling education providers to see easily which safeguarding practice areas require improvement. Please note that these RAG assessments are for you only and to help the CSCP and it's partners prioritise any specific projects or training and development that may be required. RAG Criteria are below:

    • Red: 3 or more questions answered 'No' or unable to provide narrative 
    • Amber: 1-2 questions answered 'No' or unable to provide narrative
    • Green: All questions answered 'Yes'

    Question Sets

    A number of questions have changed from last year with a number of questions requiring narrative. Each of the sections consist with an area to note any actions that are required and for you to provide a RAG assessment of your performance using the drop-down arrow. Unless stated otherwise the data, information and RAG assessments should relate to the period 1st September 2021 to 31st August 2022. Please note that these RAG assessments are for you only and to help the CSCP and its partners prioritise any specific projects or training and development that may be required.

    Date Range Covered

    Unless stated otherwise the data, information and RAG assessments should relate to the period 1st September 2021 to 31st August 2022.

    Audit Form
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