Cyp 3.3 11.1

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Explain why it is important to ensure children and young people are protected from harm within the work setting.
Everyone in a school environment plays their part in ensuring that children and young people are protected from harm and every child has the right to feel and be safe in their learning environment. Parent/carers entrust their children to the care of a school and should leave their children feeling confident that they are with competent adults who will keep their children safe and protected from harm.
A childâ€TMs surroundings should be free from danger, and one way to achieve this is by ensuring all equipment and activities are safe, implementing risk assessments where appropriate. If a child learns and plays safely, this will make
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All of these skills will enable children to thrive in their environment, this will provide the positive foundation that they need to progress through their school years and into adulthood
Question: Question 11
Answer: Question 11
Explain policies and procedures that are in place to protect children, young people and adults who work with them.
All schools have policies and procedures that all staff are required to read, understand and adhere to in order to protect children and also themselves from harm.
Children, young people and adults should be safe from risk of harm and this can be achieved by procedures such as: b
Health and Safety regulations
A schools Health and safety regulations should follow the standards of legislation such as The Safety at Work Act 1974 and The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999. These ensure the safety of Adults and children alike. They state that all employees have the responsibility to maintain health and safety by, †̃taking reasonable care for the health and safety of themselves and of any person who might be affected by their acts or omissions at

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