NELSCP policies and procedures

Link to North East Lincolnshire Tri-X


Acronyms (PDF, 178KB)

Allegations against staff and volunteers (PDF, 260KB) – Updated

Assessment (PDF, 312KB)


Bruising in children who are not independently mobile (PDF, 221KB)

Bullying (PDF, 229KB)


Child Criminal Exploitation Guidance (PDF, 702KB)

Child Death Review Process (PDF, 1MB)

Child death review arrangements 2019/20

Child Protection Conferences (PDF, 352KB)

Child Protection Enquiries (PDF, 242KB)

Child Protection Plans (PDF, 141KB)

Child Sexual Exploitation (PDF, 257KB)

Children and Families moving across LA boundaries (PDF, 141KB)

Children affected by Gang Activity and Youth Violence (PDF, 178KB)

Children and Families that go missing (including babies) (PDF, 146KB)

Children from Abroad (PDF, 176KB)

Children living away from home with other families (PDF, 167KB)

Children Missing from Education (PDF, 159KB)

Children of Parents who misuse substances (PDF, 174KB)  

Children of Parents with mental health problems (PDF, 174KB)  

Children of parents with learning difficulties (PDF, 150KB)

Child Safeguarding Case Review (PDF, 182KB)

Complaints in relation to Child Protection Conferences (PDF, 139KB)

Concealed pregnancy (PDF, 191KB)

Contextual Safeguarding Strategy 2020-2023 (PDF, 289KB)  


Disabled Children (PDF, 150KB)

Domestic violence and abuse (PDF, 201KB)


Early Help Support and Referral Policy (PDF, 137KB)

E Safety: Children exposed to abuse through digital media (PDF, 188KB)

Escalation Procedure (PDF, 350KB)

Extremism: Young people who are vulnerable to extremism (PDF, 193KB)  


Fabricated or induced illness (PDF, 158KB)

Female Genital Mutilation (PDF, 198KB)  

Forced marriage (PDF, 148KB)


Harmful Sexualised Behaviour Practice Guidance and Procedure (PDF, 434KB)

Honour Based Abuse (PDF, 177KB)


Information Sharing (PDF, 182KB)


Learning and Improvement Framework (PDF, 140KB)

Line of Sight Process (PDF, 119KB)


Modern Slavery (PDF, 195KB)


Neglect (PDF, 125KB)

NEL SCP Organisational Roles and Responsibilities (PDF, 312KB)

Nice guidelines

No access and failure to be brought to appointments – Overarching Guidance for all Agencies (PDF, 162KB)


Organised and Complex Abuse (PDF, 164KB)


Person who pose a risk to children (PDF, 327KB)

Pre-birth Assessment (PDF, 204KB)


Racism (PDF, 129KB)

Radicalisation: Young people who are vulnerable to radicalisation (PDF, 193KB)

Referrals (PDF, 144KB)

Responding to abuse and neglect (PDF, 235KB)

Runaway and Missing from Care Protocol 2019-21 (PDF, 3MB)


Safer Recruitment, Selection & Retention for Staff & Volunteers (PDF, 270KB)

Self harm and suicidal behaviour (PDF, 176KB)

Spiritual cultural and religious beliefs (PDF, 149KB)

Strategy Discussion Protocol (PDF, 242KB)


Trafficked Children (PDF, 172KB)


Underage sexual activity (PDF, 159KB)


Visits to prison by children (PDF, 158KB)

Visits to Psychiatric Wards and facilities by children (PDF, 199KB)

Voice of the Child Guidance: Guidance for Hearing the Voice of the Child and Understanding their Lived Experience (PDF, 171KB)


Whistleblowing or raising concerns at work (PDF, 166KB)

Working with interpreters and others with special communications skills (PDF, 127KB)

Working with uncooperative and hostile families (PDF, 219KB)