Jan 2015 - BASW Response to DfE consultation - Working together to safeguard children revisions

The Department for Education (DfE) invites your views on changes to the statutory guidance Working together to safeguard children. The revisions include 3 major changes and some small updates and clarifications.

Statutory guidance is issued by law; you must follow it unless there’s a good reason not to.

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Working Together Consultation
Department for Education
Floor 1, Sanctuary Buildings
Great Smith Street 
London SW1P 3BT

Closing date for responses: 3rd February 2015

Published : 5th February 2015*

Publisher : British Association of Social Workers  [ More From This Publisher ]

Rights : British Association of Social Workers

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