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Guidance and resources

The Department for Education (DfE) has published an updated version of the statutory safeguarding and child protection guidance for schools in England, Keeping children safe in education (KCSIE) (DfE, 2022)1.

This guidance will replace KCSIE 2021 when it comes into force on 1 September 2022


Keeping children safe in education

Statutory guidance for schools and


Boarding schools: national minimum standards

The national minimum standards that boarding schools must meet to safeguard and protect the children in their care.


Guidance – March 2022

COVID19: Children, Young People and Needle Phobia

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RCN – PPE and vaccination resources

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What do our Independent SN members say

Many years ago, 34, I started nursing as an SEN then converted to RGN, throughout my training and career there have always been supportive, safe, caring and hard working nursing mentors shaping my practice.  Through Sharon and SAPHNA I have the pleasure in  identifying  this quality of caring comradeship, especially in the field of School Nursing in the independent sector – Anna


Guide to safe administration of medicines in independent schools

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