Resources for Professionals


Child Protection Conference – Reports for initial/pre-birth/transfer child protection conference

Core Group Meeting template

CSE – Child sexual exploitation (CSE) Screening Tool

CSE – CSE Screening Tool – Guidance for Professionals (PDF)

Domestic abuse checklist

Multi-agency Referral Form (MARF) (to be used when referring to the Surrey MASH)

SCR Referral Form March 2016

Strategy Discussions – Record of strategy discussion template (PDF)


Useful information

 Catch-22 – Surrey Young People’s Substance Misuse Service

CEOP – Child Exploitation and Online Protection Command (PDF)

Child Employment – Guidance on children and young people in employment or entertainment

Child Protection Glossary of Legal Terminology (PDF)

Child Protection Medical Guidance – March 2016 (PDF)

Core Group Child protection plan core group members – roles and responsibilities (PDF)

CSE – Child sexual exploitation (CSE) flow chart (PDF)

Domestic abuse – safeguarding and protecting children and young people affect by it

Domestic Abuse Referrers Guide to LINX (PDF) – a 12 week programme supporting young people aged 12-18

Early Help

E Safety E-safety toolkit for schools

Escalation policy (PDF)

Fires – Setting fires (PDF)

FGM – Health Education England (HEE) FGM e-learning resource March 2015 (PDF)

Genograms – Family and Social Assessment Tools – Genograms (Dec 2016) PDF

Healthy Schools  – Healthier Living and Learning in Surrey

Information Sharing – Multi-agency information sharing protocol

Levels of Need

Managing allegations against adults working with children


Neglect-  Child neglect: Be professionally curious! Practitioners’ guidance notes (PDF)

Neglect – Multi Agency Neglect Risk Assessment Tool (June 2016)

Parental Substance Misuse: Best Practice Guidance (May 2016)

Prevent – Surrey’s Prevent strategy 2015 (PDF)

Prevent – Prevent and Safeguarding Procedure March 2016 (PDF)

Prevent – Prevent Agenda Referral Pathway March 2016 (PDF)

Prevent – Surrey Community Safety

Private Fostering guidance

Safer Surrey

SCR process


 Posters for professionals from young people about sexting.  For further information for professionals please visit 



Sport in Surrey – protecting and safeguarding children and young people

Supervision – Surrey Safeguarding Board Supervision Principles (PDF)


Statutory Guidance

Children Missing Education: Statutory Guidance for Local Authorities, September 2016

CSE – DfE Definition and a guide for practitioners, local leaders and decision makers working to protect children from child sexual exploitation, February 2017

CSE – DfE statutory guidance on sexual exploitation

CSE – DfE step-by-step guidance (PDF) – to be read in conjunction with the statutory guidance 2009

FGM – Multi Agency Statutory Guidance on FGM April 2016 (PDF)

Freedom of information Act

Keeping Children Safe in Education: Statutory Guidance for Schools and Colleges, September 2016

Summary of key changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education (NSPCC)

What to do if you are worried a child is being abused (PDF)


Published Reports

CSE – Office of the Children’s Commissioner’s inquiry into CSE in gangs and groups

CSE – ‘It’s not on the radar’: The hidden diversity of children and young people at risk of sexual exploitation in England (Barnardo’s report)

Drug Education (including alcohol, tobacco and other substances) Guidelines 2016 (Surrey County Council and Babcock 4S report)

Framework for supporting teenage mothers and young fathers, 19 May 2016 – published by Public Health England and LGA

NPCC Counter Terrorism Research: Key Findings, January 2017 (PDF)


Leaflets and Posters

Bruising in infants who are not independently mobile (PDF)

Communities Defeat Terrorism poster A4 (PDF)

Communities Defeat Terrorism leaflet A5 (PDF)

SARC Guide for Professionals Booklet 2016 (PDF)

Private Fostering Leaflet 2017 (PDF)

SSCB Information Poster (PDF)

SSCB Information Leaflet (PDF)