Information for New Childcare Providers

Have you got everything in place to fulfil your safeguarding duties and responsibilities?

Have you:

  • accessed the Bournemouth and Poole Local Safeguarding Children Board website?
  • signed up on the LSCB website to receive updates?
  • signed up to the Local Safeguarding Children's Board Compact (2015 to 2018) and MARAC and PPN? The Public Protection Notice (PPN) was previously DV1 notifications/or SCARF (Single Combined Assessment Referral Form).
  • read and have access to key safeguarding documents required?
  • undertaken the relevant safeguarding training for you and any other staff?
  • accessed the Early Years Safeguarding web pages?
  • signed up to Dorset Information Sharing Charter?
  • used CPD online to book on to forthcoming Designated Safeguarding Lead Networks and relevant training.

Do You:

  • have in place robust safeguarding policies and procedures in-line with current legislation and guidance from regulatory bodies?


Last updated: 10 October 2017