Safeguarding Guidance for Providers of Out-of-School Activities

This is non-statutory guidance for organisations or individuals who provide community activities, tuition or after-school clubs for children. These are also known as out-of-school settings (OOSS). This guidance will help providers run safe settings to ensure the welfare of the children attending them.

It covers best practices on:

  •  safeguarding and child protection
  •  the suitability of staff and volunteers
  •  health and safety
  •  governance

Page last reviewed: 14/02/2024


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