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Working with children and young people

The LiquidLogic Children's Portal for raising concerns about a child is now live.

Please use this page as initial guidance for professionals working with children and young people within Gloucestershire. Issues affecting children and young people also have their own allocated pages within the GSCB website, so please visit these pages for further information and guidance.

 

South West Child Protection Procedures

 

South West Child Protection Procedures

 

Working Together to Safeguard Children

 

Working Together to Safeguard Children July 2018

Working Together: transitional guidance July 2018 

Working Together to Safeguard Children Statutory Framework July 2018 

Young person's guide to Working Together to Safeguard Children 2013

 

Gloucestershire Child Protection procedures

 

What to do if I have a concern about the well being of a child or an unborn baby

 

Joint Section 47 Enquiry Protocol

 

Gloucestershire Child Protection Procedures

 

Local Strategy Discussion Flowchart

 

Child in Need Guidance Documents

 

Child in Need Chairing Meetings Top Tips

 

Child in Need Attending Meetings Top Tips

 

Safeguarding Practice Reflection

 

GSCB Framework For Safeguarding Practice Reflection

 

Practice Discussion

 

Guidance SPR

 

Levels of Intervention

 

Please be aware that the Levels of Intervention Guidance is a live document and subject to updates - access via the web rather than printing.

 

Gloucestershire Revised LOI Guidance - Jan 2018

 

Levels Of Intervention Guidance Windscreen

 

Information Sharing Guidelines for Safeguarding Practitioners

 

Information Sharing advice for Safeguarding Practitioners

 

Information sharing poster- 2012

 

GCC Sharing your information leaflet for children and families

 

Escalation of Professional Concerns

 

GSCB Escalation of Professional Concerns Guidance July 2018

 

GSCB Escalation Monitoring Form March 2018

 

Social Care Service Request Form, 
Single Consent Form and
guidance documents

 

LiquidLogic Children's Portal

 

Gloucestershire Children's Portal Guidance

 

Multi Agency Service Request Form

 

Single Consent Form Sept 2017

 

New approach to Service Requests to Children Social Care

 

Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) - FAQs

 

Information about the development of the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) in Gloucestershire.

 

New information will be added as soon as it is available. 

 

Please email the MASH Co-Ordinator (Claire.Connolly@gloucestershire.gov.uk), if you have any questions

 

Safer Recruitment guidance

 

For settings working with children and families

 

Safer Recruitment Guidelines

 

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

 

Disclosure and Barring Service Referral Form

 

DBS Disclosure News December 2013

 

DBS Disclosure News October 2013

 

DBS information - June 2013

 

DBS - Useful links September 2013

 

Childcare Disqualification Requirements – new guidance from 26 February 2015

 

DBS presentation 25.9.13

 

Guidance for adults who work with children and young people

 

Guidance for safer working practice for adults who work with children and young people

 

Child Protection when Educating Children other than in a school

 

EHE and Tutor Leaflet - April 2018

 

Guidance for Commissioners

 

Guidance for Commissioners and other organisations providing services in Gloucestershire - updated January 2018

 

GSCB Section 11 Self Assessment for Commissioned Providers

 

Guidance for Commissioners - January 2018

 

Guidance for supporting children and Vulnerable Adults with No Recourse to Public Funds

 

Oct 2012 - No Recourse to Public Funds Guidance

 

The Unborn Baby Protocol

 

Gloucestershire Unborn Baby Protocol

 

Neglect Strategy

 

Neglect Strategy

 

Child Neglect Practitioners Briefing Guide

 

Child Neglect Practitioners Briefing Guide

 

Guidance for Handling a Disclosure from a Child

 

Handling a Disclosure from a Child

 

Concerns about a Child Checklist

 

Concerns about a Child A5 Flyer

 

Concerns about a Child A6 Postcard

 

Gloucestershire's Chronology Guidance

 

Gloucestershire's Chronology Guidance

 

Substance Misuse Screening Tool

 

Young People's Substance Misuse Referral Form

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