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Peer-on-peer sexual abuse: how to respond
Learn how to manage reports of peer-on-peer sexual violence and harassment in your school. Use our risk assessment to help you with your next steps, and display our poster so all staff know what to do if a child makes a disclosure.
- Understand the definitions
- Follow your school's safeguarding policy
- What staff need to know
- Pupils should feel confident reporting abuse
- Display our poster to boost staff confidence around pupil disclosures
- Respond immediately to concerns and disclosures
- Responding to a report: process and risk assessment
- How to support the pupils involved
- Unsubstantiated, unfounded, false or malicious reports
- Use Safeguarding Training Centre to brief your team
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