Last updated by Stephanie.Rosser@essex.gov.uk on Tuesday, January 11, 2022
The Department for Education (DfE) has published a voluntary code of safeguarding practice for keep children safe during community activities.
Along with the Code of Practice, DfE has also published guidance for parents and carers choose a safe OOSS for their children. Parents guidance available here: Keeping children safe in out-of-school settings – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)
The guidance for parents and carers is intended to help parents choose a safer setting for their child.
The guidance covers:
The ESCB also has a guide to choosing clubs and groups.