Free Whitepaper - Digital Safeguarding: A Complete Guide to Active Monitoring for Local Authorities and Multi-Academy Trusts
As a Local Authority or Multi-Academy Trust, it is your responsibility to ensure the children and young people in your schools are suitably safeguarded.
Recent updates to the Keeping Children Safe in Education legislation put even more focus on safeguard monitoring, however many governing organisations are still unclear about what monitoring actually is, why it’s needed and how to approach an implementation across their schools. Smoothwall’s Online Safety Experts recognise these challenges and have written a document to help. Entitled ‘A Complete Guide to Active Monitoring for Local Authorities and Multi-Academy Trusts’ it addresses these three factors.
It will also help you answer questions such as:
- How to ensure your schools are monitoring to the standard required
- How to integrate active monitoring into an existing safeguarding strategy
- How to evaluate the solutions on the market
- How much you or your schools should expect to pay
- Answers to other commonly asked questions.
Essential reading for Multi-Academy Trust Leaders, Local Authority Safeguarding Partners and any other professionals responsible for ensuring safeguarding compliance within a school cluster, this document contains a useful matrix to help you review the current monitoring practices of your schools’.
If you have any questions or queries about Active Monitoring or your School’s safeguarding in general please contact our Online Safety Experts. We’d be delighted to help. Submit your enquiry here or call us on +44 (0)870 1999 500.
Active Monitoring, also known as Safeguard Monitoring, is now an Ofsted requirement for schools. This document is designed to help Local Authorities and Multi-Academy Trusts navigate the legislation and guidelines and be able to respond appropriately and affordably.