As an organisation that employs people to work with children, you are required by law to Safeguard children. By having robust safer recruitment policies and procedures in place you minimise the risk of employing anyone who may pose a risk to children. Those responsible for recruitment need to demonstrate their understanding of safer recruitment practices and that these are followed when employing all staff not only early years’ practitioners.
In Buckinghamshire, we help promote child care providers that have a vacancy in their setting with a FREE vacancy service. Did you also know that the Early Years Service provides grants for staff want to further their education and for providers who are looking to take on apprentices