Vulnerable and disadvantaged children and safeguarding

Information and guidance for schools is regularly communicated through our usual channels - Heads Up, What's Up Gov and posted on the Schoolsnet Bulletin Board.

See also:

SEND Support Services (including the Advisory Teaching Service and the Education Psychology Service)

Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Partnership (GSCP)

Gloucestershire Healthy Living and Learning (GHLL)

Vulnerable and disadvantaged children

Free School Meals and Holiday activities
GCC School Transport and Free School Meals

COVID-19 catch-up premium
I
nformation for schools on the universal catch-up premium for and the National Tutoring Programme.
COVID-19 catch-up premium

National Tutoring Programme (EEF)
See the Education Endowment Foundation website on the link below.
The National Tutoring Programme

Nuffield Early Language Intervention (NELI) available to state-funded primary schools
See the Education Endowment Foundation website on the link below.
Nuffield Early Language Intervention (NELI) available to state-funded primary schools

British Psychology Society: Supporting care-experienced children and young people during the Covid-19 crisis and its aftermath (19.05.20)
Advice for professionals who work with care-experienced children in school, particularly in relation to education during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Supporting care-experienced children and young people during the Covid-19 crisis and its aftermath

Coping with a Covid-19 related death in schools 
This document sets out how the Educational Psychology Service may provide support following the death of a pupil, carer or staff member due to Covid-19, or following an acute life-threatening event.
Gloucestershire schools EPS and traumatic events (COVID-19) April 2020


Safeguarding

Annex to schools' child protection policies
The GCC safeguarding team have provided the following guidance and an example annexe that schools could adopt or adapt.
Annex to Child Protection Policy-COVID 19 (example text)
Top Tips to Writing Annex to Child Protection Policy-COVID 19

GSCP: Safeguarding and remote learning
This guidance from GSCP on the things you need to consider about remote learning. Includes a suggested risk assessment format to use for assessing remote teaching.
Safeguarding and remote learning

DfE: Safeguarding during remote education
DfE guidance on how to follow safeguarding procedures when planning remote education strategies and teaching remotely during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
 safeguarding during remote education

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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