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Policy Safeguarding children policy

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15. Who is responsible for delivery and monitoring this policy

  • All officers, including apprentices
  • All councillors 
  • A particular role for line managers (induction, advice, providing a communication channel and checking awareness of the policy)
  • A particular communication role for head of housing
  • A particular role for the corporate manager - organisational development (allegations against staff, welcome process for new employees and mandatory training for all staff)

Performance monitoring

  • The effectiveness of this policy will be monitored through the formal Joint Area review process and the Section 11 Devon Safeguarding Children Board evaluation
  • South West Audit Partnership (SWAP) will plan appropriate reviews of this policy/system to ensure it is known and operated
  • The corporate equalities group will maintain an overview of the policy and its application

When this policy has been published and will be reviewed

Policy published 30 November 2012 (due for review by 31 December 2013)