Supervising to safeguard children in education

Everyone who comes in contact with children and their families and carers has a role to play in safeguarding children… School and college staff are particularly important as they are in a position to identify concerns early, provide help for children, and prevent concerns from escalating…[designated safeguarding leads] will provide support to staff members to carrying out their safeguarding duties and (who) will liaise closely with other services such as children’s social care.

Keeping Children Safe in Education, 2019.