Safer Recruitment

Guidance to support schools to implement the statutory requirements of Safer Recruitment as set out by the Department for Education in 'Keeping children safe in education' is available as part of the traded services offering on the Services 2 Schools Webshop.

Safer Recruitment services on the Webshop

Services offered

To help your school fulfil its statutory Safer Recruitment duty, services PT03 (Personnel Advisory Services), PT04 (Schools Workforce and Recruitment) and PY03 (Complete Payroll Service) are available. They offer:

  • Advice and support for your school or academy in meeting its statutory duties for safeguarding and safer recruitment
  • Safeguarding and DBS checks, including contractors and eDBS
  • Guidance on barred lists
  • Single Central Record and associated guidance
  • Childcare disqualification regulations
  • Recruitment and selection toolkit

Full information on these services is available on the Webshop.