Question and answer
Outline the policies and procedures that should be followed in response to concerns or evidence of bullying and explain the reasons why they are in place
The categories of abuse Through their day-to-day contact with children and direct work with families, [ education staff have a crucial role to play in noticing indicators of possible abuse or neglect and referring those concerns to the appropriate investigative agencies (social services and police). Training is provided to all staff on appointment and every 3 years by our designated person for
child protection. A copy of the Pan – Sussex child protection procedures and other associated information is available for staff. Evidence of abuse can include: Physical Abuse: non accidental injuries, bruising, wounding burns, fractures - indicators include: • obvious signs of injury; • injuries which are unusual or unexplained; and • injuries, which while explained are frequent. Neglect: the chronic inattention to basic needs - indicators include: • dirty, unkempt appearance; • developmental delay; • low self esteem; and • hunger. Sexual abuse: the involvement of children or young people in sexual activity, this includes the abuse of a position of trust by an adult with professional responsibility to a child - indicators include: • physical difficulties such as wetting or soiling; • extreme variations in behaviour; • sexualised language, behaviour of play; and • indirect disclosure through play, drawing or written work. Emotional Abuse or neglect: persistent emotional ill treatment such as the extreme denial of love, affection or approval - indicators include: • low self esteem, unhappiness, fear, distress or anxiety; • attention seeking behaviours; and • emotional developmental delay. Staff at Cottesmore St Mary will be trained to recognise and respond to the categories and potential indicators of abuse. Action to be taken Sometimes concerns that a child or young person is suffering or is likely to be suffering some form of abuse will build up slowly over time, and some will be as a response to a child presenting an injury or mark or talking about a worrying issue. ]
Expert answered|lgcn|Points 427|
Question
Asked 8/15/2011 2:20:38 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
18,057,596 questions answered
Popular Conversations
How would you rewrite the equation 2x + 4y + 2 = 3y + 5 in general ...
Weegy: FOIL (First Outside Inside Last) = 2x(2x) + 2x(-3y) + (-3y)(2x) + (-3y)(-3y) = 4x^2 + (-6xy) + (-6xy) + ...
10/30/2014 6:28:25 PM| 4 Answers
Solve the following equation. x + 6 = x + x 2 6 14 72 User: ...
Weegy: I'm sorry, do you have a question I can help you with today? User: Solve for A. BA + C = D A = D - B - C A ...
10/30/2014 9:06:00 AM| 3 Answers
What is the slope of the line that has the equation 4x + 2y = 12?
Weegy: The slope of the line that has the equation 4x + 2y = 12 is -2. User: What is the y-intercept of the line ...
10/30/2014 6:21:18 PM| 3 Answers
Prior to the Seventeenth Amendment, who chose the members of the US ...
Weegy: Prior to the Seventeenth Amendment, State legislatures chose the members of the US Senate. User: Prior to ...
10/30/2014 7:05:25 AM| 2 Answers
In a plane, if two lines are perpendicular to the same line, then ...
Weegy: Two lines parallel to the same plane are parallel to each other. TRUE. User: Congruent triangles are any two ...
10/30/2014 8:12:29 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 3275 [Total 15650]| Ratings 0| Comments 3275| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
Points 2104 [Total 11585]| Ratings 5| Comments 2054| Invitations 0|Online
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 1114 [Total 13343]| Ratings 1| Comments 1104| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 888 [Total 2287]| Ratings 0| Comments 888| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 673 [Total 674]| Ratings 7| Comments 603| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 567 [Total 6361]| Ratings 3| Comments 537| Invitations 0|Online
S
Points 482 [Total 482]| Ratings 0| Comments 452| Invitations 3|Offline
S
Points 467 [Total 467]| Ratings 1| Comments 457| Invitations 0|Online
S
L
Points 79 [Total 1296]| Ratings 1| Comments 69| Invitations 0|Online
S
1
Points 65 [Total 683]| Ratings 0| Comments 65| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.