Safeguarding policies

Our safeguarding policies are statements that set out our commitment to keeping children and adults safe.

Adult Safeguarding Policy

Managing Allegations Against Staff Policy

South Tees CCG is required to fulfil its legal duties under the Children Act 1989, Section 11 of the Children Act 2004, Working Together to Safeguard Children (2015) and statutory guidance on Promoting the Health and Well-being of Looked After Children 2015). This policy provides a framework to ensure appropriate actions are taken to manage allegations, regardless of whether they are made in connection to duties with the CCG or if they fall outside of this, such as in their private life or any other capacity.

Modern Slavery Statement 2018

Safeguarding and Looked After Children Policy

This policy outlines the responsibilities of the CCG in applying the Children’s Act Code of Practice, with regard to ensuring that as Commissioners of services, these responsibilities are also adopted by those that we commission services from.