School Care Accommodation

School care accommodation covers a wide range of schools with residential accommodation, from boarding schools to residential schools that meet individual care and education needs.     

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Guidance for the regulation of guardianship arrangements in boarding schools image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Guidance for the regulation of guardianship arrangements in boarding schools

Date
08/08/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Guidance setting out the Care Inspectorate's approach to regulating these arrangements

Included, Engaged and Involved Part 1: A Positive Approach to the Promotion and Management of Attendance in Scottish Schools image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Included, Engaged and Involved Part 1: A Positive Approach to the Promotion and Management of Attendance in Scottish Schools

Date
14/06/2019

Category
Guidance

Refreshed guidance for education authorities on the promotion and management of school attendance

Key Messages for Young People on Healthy Relationships and Consent image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Key Messages for Young People on Healthy Relationships and Consent

Date
17/05/2019

Category
Guidance

National guidance to help professionals give advice and support to young people on healthy relationships and consent

Guidance on the presumption to provide education in a mainstream setting image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Guidance on the presumption to provide education in a mainstream setting

Date
26/03/2019

Category
Guidance

Guidance to education authorities on their duty to provide education in a mainstream school or early learning and childcare setting unless certain exceptions apply

How to Use 'The Hub' image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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How to Use 'The Hub'

Date
12/03/2019

Category
Guidance

A guide on How to use The Hub.

Children's rights legislation in Scotland: quick reference guide image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Children's rights legislation in Scotland: quick reference guide

Date
11/03/2019

Category
Guidance

Guide to children's rights legislation, including the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC)

Bringing Generations Together image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Bringing Generations Together

Date
12/02/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Good practice examples to give care services ideas on how to bring generations together in a variety of care settings in a way that improves the quality of their lives

A review of care services for children and young people 2014 - 2017 image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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A review of care services for children and young people 2014 - 2017

Date
05/02/2019

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

The findings of a review of care services for children covering the period 2014 to 2017.

Mental health law in Scotland - guide to named persons image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Mental health law in Scotland - guide to named persons

Date
15/01/2019

Category
Guidance

A guide to help people understand their rights in relation to the role of the named person, as set out in mental health law

What can you expect from your care worker? image

Authors
Scottish Social Services Council

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What can you expect from your care worker?

Date
04/09/2018

Category
Guidance

A leaflet explaining to people what type of behaviour and values they can expect from their care worker and what to do if they have a concern

The Wellbeing Bingo Game image

Authors
Getting to Know Getting It Right For Every Child Team and National Third Sector Getting It Right For Every Child Project

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The Wellbeing Bingo Game

Date
01/03/2018

Category
Guidance

Resource designed to encourage young people to think about their own wellbeing, to share any concerns they have and to explore ways to improve their wellbeing with appropriate support

Learning disabilities and behaviour that challenges: service design and delivery image

Authors
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

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Learning disabilities and behaviour that challenges: service design and delivery

Date
01/03/2018

Category
Guidance

Guidance covering services for children, young people and adults with a learning disability (or autism and a learning disability) and behaviour that challenges

Health related policy and procedure: Template policy for all services image

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Health related policy and procedure: Template policy for all services

Date
09/02/2018

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Guidance giving an overview and examples of what care related policies should contain and best practice protocols which should be in place. It can be applied in any care setting and will help the service provider to develop appropriate policies and procedures

Early and Effective Intervention and the Named Person Service image

Authors
Whole System Approach Implementation Group and Centre for Youth & Criminal Justice

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Early and Effective Intervention and the Named Person Service

Date
31/01/2018

Category
Guidance

A practice note highlighting the key messages supporting early and effective intervention, developed in response to concerns regarding the impact of the Supreme Court judgement in relation to the Named Person policy

Constipation in children and young people: diagnosis and management image

Authors
National Institute of Health and Care Excellence

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Constipation in children and young people: diagnosis and management

Date
01/08/2017

Category
Guidance

Guidance covering diagnosis and management of constipation in children and young people up to 18. It provides strategies to support the early identification and timely, effective treatment of constipation which will help improve outcomes for patients

2018 National Improvement Framework and Improvement Plan for Scottish Education: Achieving Excellence and Equity image

Authors
Scottish Government

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2018 National Improvement Framework and Improvement Plan for Scottish Education: Achieving Excellence and Equity

Date
01/07/2017

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Improvement framework and plan for education, underpinning the Scottish Government’s education reform and improvement agenda for the year ahead and setting out the vision, priorities and drivers of improvement

Included, Engaged and  Involved Part 2: A Positive Approach to Preventing and Managing School Exclusions image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Included, Engaged and Involved Part 2: A Positive Approach to Preventing and Managing School Exclusions

Date
19/06/2017

Category
Guidance

Refreshed guidance on preventing and managing school exclusions, placing a stronger focus on prevention, early intervention and response to individual need, in line with GIRFEC

Health and Social Care Standards image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Health and Social Care Standards

Date
01/06/2017

Category
Guidance, National strategies and frameworks

Standards setting out what we should expect when using health, social care or social work services in Scotland, seeking to provide better outcomes for everyone; to ensure that individuals are treated with respect and dignity; and that the basic human rights we are all entitled to...

Health and Social Care Standards: Easy Read version image

Authors
Scottish Government

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Health and Social Care Standards: Easy Read version

Date
01/06/2017

Category
Guidance, National strategies and frameworks

An Easy Read version of the Health and Social Care Standards that came into effect in April 2018 replacing the National Care Standards. The standards set out what we should expect when using health, social care or social work services in Scotland

Creating a tobacco-free culture: guidance for providers of residential care for children and young people image

Authors
Care Inspectorate and ASH Scotland

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Creating a tobacco-free culture: guidance for providers of residential care for children and young people

Date
12/04/2017

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Guidance to support providers of residential care for children and young people in creating a tobacco-free culture. It has been informed by the current tobacco control evidence base and the views of residential providers/care staff and young people themselves

Over the Internet, Under the Radar: Prevention of Online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation in Scotland image

Authors
Centre for Youth & Criminal Justice and Barnardo's Scotland

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Over the Internet, Under the Radar: Prevention of Online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation in Scotland

Date
24/02/2017

Category
Guidance

A report calling for engagement with technology industries to prevent children being harmed online