Safeguarding Policy Statement

The purpose of this policy statement is to provide a clear commitment from us, Slough Borough Council, in the responsibilities we hold to safeguard and protect children and young people in Slough.

The statement also provides parents, staff and volunteers with the overarching principles that guide our approach to safeguarding children and young people.

This policy statement applies to anyone working on behalf of the council, including:

  • senior managers
  • elected Members
  • paid staff
  • volunteers
  • sessional workers
  • agency staff and students.