Governance, Safeguarding and Ofsted

FAO: All Schools & Academies / All Phases - Head Teachers, Governors, DSLs

This document aims to support the Safeguarding Governor to perform their role well.  This should not be seen as a replacement for a good culture of safeguarding in a school, but an adjunct to it.  The safeguarding message to all schools is to “maintain an attitude of it could happen here”

Further guidance can be found in Inspecting Safeguarding in Early Years, Education and Skills - Updated 24 August 2021.

Dani Lang – Senior School Improvement Advisor for Safeguarding & Inclusion