Thank you for visiting Croydon Council’s Education Safeguarding Toolkit site.  The aim of this site is to provide information to Education Providers in Croydon in a quick and accessible format.  This site has been designed to concentrate on key themes that may impact on the lives of children and young people attending Nursery, Primary, Secondary and Post-16 provision, in both the state-funded and independent sectors.

Current Guidance Includes:



For details of the CSCB policy regarding the resolution of professional disagreements relating to the safety of children, please click here:

CSCB Escalation Policy March 2015


Remember you can access a number of free, face to face and online courses for Safeguarding via our Learning & Development pages.

For free on-line courses, available 24/7 please follow this link:On-line Learning Link

Annual Education Safeguarding Audit

The most recent Audit can be found here. If you require previous audits please ask for details:

  • Croydon Annual Education Safeguarding Audit


Education Safeguarding Must Reads


Other Useful Resources

We have a host of relevant links and resources on our other pages, specific to professionals, parents and children. Please check them out.


If you would like to share resources or would like us to provide information on a key theme that isn’t listed, please email 


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