Keeping Children Safe: Child Protection in Education
An information leaflet for parents is now available on the Department of Education’s website http://www.deni.gov.uk/index/pupils-and-parents/parents/protecting-against-child-abuse.htm in English, Irish and 11 other most frequently identified first languages. This leaflet tells parents;
- The four ways in which harm and/or abuse is defined.
- Their responsibilities as a parent to protect their child and keep them safe from harm/abuse.
- A school’s responsibilities to protect their child and keep them safe from harm/abuse.
- Who to contact for further information about child protection in schools.
N.B. For information on who to contact for further information about child protection in RBAI please view the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy (Parent Summary) in the Policies section of our website.
Letters and Correspondence to parents: