Children Act 1989

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  • How Childrens Act 1989 Protects Children

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    to explain how children act 1989 protects children and what circumstances are they used? I’m going to outline the section 17 and 47 of children act and what they are and how they would be used to protect children and in what circumstances are the act used. I will be outlining how they could benefit the child. When would the family support be used the most and in what circumstances it should be used. Children Act 1989 was a framework provided for the care and protection of children and young people

  • The Children´s Act of 1989 and 2004

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    1.1 The Children’s Act 1989 and 2004: This act is all about ensuring that the children are kept safe from harm and are developing healthy. It’s important that settings support children and their families and work together with them to provide the best for the children. In 2004 the act was revisited because of the Victoria Climbie case and the every child matters came into place where five main aims were made: be healthy, stay safe, achieve through learning, achieve economic well-being and make

  • Essay On Effective Safeguarding Systems

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    the child, or placing the interests of adults ahead of the needs of the child. Children are no different to adults. They are all unique individuals and they want to be respected, their views to be heard, to have stable relationships with professionals built on trust and for support to be consistent and based on their individual needs. This should guide the behaviour of professionals. Any one working with children should see and speak to the child; listen to what they say; take their views seriously;

  • Cyp Core 3.3 –1.1 Outline Current Legislation, Guidelines, Policies and Procedures Within Own Uk Home Nation Affecting the Safeguarding of Children and Young People.

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    policies and procedures within own UK Home Nation affecting the safeguarding of children and young people. Child Act 1989 - There has been certain legislation in the United Kingdom along with home policies and procedures that affect the safeguarding of children and young people. Policies and procedures for safeguarding and child protection in England and Wales are the result of the Children Act 1989 and the Children Act 2004 carried more changes that affected the way the child protection system

  • Cyp Core 3.3

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    Understand how to safeguard the well-being of children young people 1.1- Outline the current legislation, guidelines, policies and procedures within own UK Home Nation affecting the safeguarding of children and young people- Children’s Act 1989 and 2004- If there are children that are being accommodated by the Local Authority, then this all comes under the Children Act 1989. There are six beliefs within the Children Act 1989: * The best place for children to be looked after is within their own

  • Working with families is difficult and complex.

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    Working with children, young people and their families can be seen as difficult and complex for many different reasons. However, before these topics can be discussed and explored fully, it is important to completely understand the difference between the words ‘difficult’ and ‘complex’. ‘Difficult’ implies that things are not easily or readily done, where it requires much effort much effort, labour and skill to be performed effectively. In the same way, ‘complex’ implies a hard to deal with situation

  • Safeguarding And Promoting The Welfare Of The Child

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    legislation that ‘safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the child’ which by definition is the process of protecting children from abuse or neglect, preventing impairment of their health and development.’ (DfES 2005a, p11). Working together to safeguard children (HM Government 2005a p 19) state child protection as “the activity which is undertaken to protect specific children who are suffering or at risk of suffering significant harm’’.The DfES (2005) have emphasised in their current legislation

  • Child Protection And The Family

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    irregularity relating to the child that may develop into serious neglect in the future for the benefit of the court/local authority. Social workers have a duty to abide by legislation and a power to enforce it, in Section 7 of the Child protection Act 1989 it clearly states that welfare reports may be requested by the court from the local authority, or a social worker to use as evidence to make a judgement. Hard to cope, single parent, struggling, chaotic, No one to turn too – forgot to give tiny

  • Safeguarding The Wellbeing Of Children And Young People Essay

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    safety and welfare of children and young people. This includes policies that are linked with health, safety, personal care and individual rights. The legislation guidance has been developed in response to: the identification of the right of children as individual, the need to protect vulnerable children and young people, the failure of various organisation working together and so on. LEGISLATION AND GUIDELINES AFFECTING THE SAFEGUARDING OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE CHILDREN ACT (1989): Allocated duties

  • 4.1 Identify the Laws and Codes of Practice Affecting Work in Schools:

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    The main statutes are: The Convention on the rights of the Child (1989) The Education Act (1981), (1993) and (1996) The Children Act (1989) and (2004) The Equality Act (2006) The Care Standards (2000) The Special Educational Needs and Disability Act (2001) The Race Relations Act (1976) and amendment (2000) The Disability Discrimination Act (1995) and (2005) The Public Order Act (1986) The Religious Hatred Act (2006) 4.2 Describe how laws and codes of practice promote pupil well-being