View Working Together 2010 View Working Together 2010

Amendments

July 2019

Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details
Private Fostering This chapter has been amended to reflect updated local structure/terminology.

April 2019

Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details
Recognition of Significant Harm and Types of Abuse and Neglect Information has been added into Section 1. Introduction in relation to Keeping children safe in education: Statutory guidance for schools and colleges. A new Section 14, Contextual Safeguarding has been added.
Making a Referral following the Identification of Child Safety and Welfare Concerns Information has been added into Section 4, Confidentiality relating to the Data Protection Act 2018 and the GDPR.
Initial Child Protection Conferences Minor amendments have been made to reflect local practice and terminology.
Child Protection Review Conferences Minor amendments have been made to reflect local practice and terminology.
Making Enquiries of Children's Social Care Minor amendments have been made to reflect local practice and terminology.
Allegations Against Persons who Work with Children (including Staff, Carers and Volunteers) This chapter has been revised throughout in line with local practice.
Bullying This chapter has been refreshed throughout and should be re-read.
Domestic Abuse This chapter has been updated throughout in line with local practice and should be re-read.
Children Missing Education Section 3, Indicators and Section 4, Protection and Action to be Taken have been updated throughout in line with local practice.
Female Genital Mutilation An updated version of local information Sheffield Multi-Agency FGM Pathway (for Victims and Those at Risk) has been added.
Licensed Premises This chapter has been revised throughout in line with local practice.
Safeguarding Children and Young People who may have been Sexually Abused by a Family Member Minor amendments have been made to reflect local practice and terminology.
Gang Activity Information has been added into Section 1, Introduction in relation to the Child Criminal Exploitation Team.
Online Safety A link has been added to Social Media as a Catalyst and Trigger for Youth Violence (Catch 22).
Safe Recruitment, Selection and Supervision of Staff In the Relevant Guidance section, a link has been added to Statutory Guidance: Disqualification under the Children Act 2006. A new Section 2.25, Childcare Disqualification has been added.
Quality Assurance, Learning and Improvement Framework Minor amendments have been made to reflect local practice and terminology.
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: Sources of Information An updated version of this local information has been added.
Information Sharing A link has been added to the GOV.UK - Child sex offender disclosure scheme guidance in Section 5, National Guidance on Sharing Information - Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme.
Local Contacts The title of Section 1 has changed from 'Safeguarding Children Service' to 'Quality Assurance and Involvement Service'. A new Section 2, Safeguarding Hub Team and Section 3, Children's Social Care Out of Hours Service have been added.
New Chapters and Features
Chapter Name Details
Engaging with Fathers, Male Partners or Carers

This chapter seeks to bring together some of the research findings in respect of the engagement of fathers and other significant males in interventions.

It identifies some of the challenges and barriers which can occur in frontline practice and seeks to offer some practical suggestions to support practitioners in their work with fathers.

Next update: October 2019


Archive

2018 Amendments

2017 Amendments

2016 Amendments

2015 Amendments

End