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Child protection policy for the EYFS: model and examples

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Last updated on 28 September 2017
Statutory/mandatory for: Maintained schools Academies Free schools Independent schools Sixth-form colleges Further education Pupil referral units Non-maintained special schools What does this mean?
Policy article
Do early years settings need a child protection policy? We look at requirements for safeguarding policies and procedures for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). You will also find examples of how schools have set out their child protection arrangements for the EYFS in their policies.

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  1. 1 Model policy from The Key
  2. 2 Requirements
  3. 3 Policies from schools
  4. 4 EYFS safeguarding checklist

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