Portfolio Evidence 20

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Portfolio Evidence 20 Identify the current legislation, guidelines, policies and procedures for safeguarding the welfare of children and young people including e-safety Before you can work in a setting with children or young people you have to have a CRB check (criminal record bureau) this is a disclosure document that reveals details of any convictions, cautions, reprimands and final warnings the applicant had received, together with details of whether that person is banned from working with children or vulnerable adults. E-safety - Members of staff monitors each individual whilst on the internet we have a range of policies which ensure the safety, security and well-being * safeguarding and protecting, and procedures for reporting * e-safety * bullying, including cyber-bullying Describe the risks and possible consequences for children and young people using the internet, mobile phones and other technologies There are many risks involved for children using the internet....this may be that the child has innocently mistyped on the keyboard and are exposed to pornographic images. Children use networking sites, such as face book, they will state their name, their age, address etc, and they will also post photos of themselves onto the wall. Identify the characteristics of different types of child abuse * Withdraw from others * Jumpy with others touching them * Aggressive to others Physical abuse - Hitting with items, kicking, punching, shaking, suffocating. Emotional abuse – Making child feel frightened, alone, worthless, in danger, unloved Neglect – Lack of food, shelter, clothing, medical care, education needs Describe actions to take in response to evidence or concerns that a child or young person has been abused, harmed (including self harm) or bullied, or maybe at risk of harm, abuse or bullying My actions to take in

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