Safer Recruitment

Key documents for safer recruitment:

Keeping children safe in education

This PDF link below is a key document in order to ensure that safe recruitment effectively takes place within your establishment.

Keeping Children Safe In Education

All organisations that employ staff or volunteers to work with children or vulnerable groups should adopt a consistent and thorough process of safe recruitment in order to ensure that those recruited are suitable.

Criminal record checks merely form a part of ensuring expected standards are met. In addition, organisations should ensure that satisfactory policies and procedures are in place on safeguarding issues.

Online Disclosures – Safer Recruitment

Safer recruitment in education course Online safeguarding training to help you recruit staff or volunteers in schools, academies or colleges:

NSPCC Safer Recruitment Training

Please find latest info on oversees checks:

The Home Office produced further non-statutory guidance which you can download here:

Oversees checks