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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Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Key question 7 webinar for care homes for children and young people and school care accommodation (special residential schools)

Date
14/03/2024

Authors
Scottish Government/Care Inspectorate

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Out to Play Section 12: Caring for our outdoor spaces

Date
31/10/2023

Category
Guidance, Care Inspectorate Publication

Caring for Our Outdoor Spaces is about making the most of the outdoor spaces your ELC settings use and caring for the environment through embedding Learning for Sustainability (LfS). It has been developed to complement the original Out to Play guidance.

Authors
Scottish Government

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Safer sleep for babies

Date
07/06/2023

Category
Guidance

A guide for professionals.

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Technology enabled care practice guide

Date
28/02/2023

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance, Care Inspectorate Programmes & Publications

Using technology and digital devices to make a positive impact on health and wellbeing for people experiencing care.

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Quality Improvement and Involvement strategy 2022-25

Date
17/11/2022

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, National strategies and frameworks

A strategy providing an insight into what the Care Inspectorate's improvement support offer will be over the next three years and how we will identify where improvements are required

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Records that all registered children and young peoples care services must keep and guidance on notification reporting

Date
25/10/2022

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Records that all registered children and young peoples care services must keep and guidance on notification reporting.

Authors
Scottish Government

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Best Start: Strategic early learning and school age childcare plan for Scotland 2022-26

Date
06/10/2022

Category
National strategies and frameworks

Authors
Scottish Government

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Getting it right for every child: Policy statement – 2022

Date
30/09/2022

Authors
Scottish Government

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Registration of independent schools: guidance for proprietors overseeing child protection and safeguarding arrangements

Date
29/07/2022

Category
Guidance

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Matching Looked After Children and Young People: Admissions Guidance for Residential Services

Date
07/06/2022

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Updated guidance setting out the Care Inspectorate’s expectations for residential services to plan for and assess the needs of children and young people before a placement begins, to consider how the needs of individual children and young people will be met.

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Guide for Providers on Personal Planning - Children and Young People

Date
08/11/2021

Category
Self-directed Support Library, Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

A guide to support managers and staff in services to develop and improve how personal plans for children and young people are undertaken

Authors
Scottish Government

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National Guidance for Child Protection in Scotland 2021

Date
02/09/2021

Category
Guidance

This non-statutory Guidance describes the responsibilities and expectations for all involved in protecting children in Scotland and replaces the 2014 version.

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Keeping children safe poster artwork

Date
12/08/2021

Category
Guidance

Poster to accompany the ELC campaign Keeping Children Safe.

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Keeping children safe poster artwork SIMOA

Date
12/08/2021

Category
Guidance

Poster to accompany the ELC campaign Keeping Children Safe.

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Text to Complain Service for Children and Young People

Date
14/06/2021

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication

An awareness leaflet and poster which gives details of the text to complain service number for children and young people

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Guidance for the regulation of guardianship arrangements in boarding schools

Date
07/04/2021

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

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

Authors
Care Inspectorate

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Guidance for providers on the assessment of staffing

Date
11/03/2021

Category
Care Inspectorate Publication, Guidance

Guidance to ensure that premises-based services have clear information on the effective assessment of safe staffing, in line with our quality frameworks, the Health and Social Care Standards, the Health and Care Staffing Scotland Act 2019, and Safety Huddle and Professional Judgm...

Authors
Scottish Government

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Healthy Eating in Schools: A guide to implementing the nutritional requirements for food and drink in schools (Scotland) regulations 2020

Date
10/02/2021

Category
Guidance

Statutory guidance supporting the implementation of the Nutritional Requirements for Food and Drink in Schools (Scotland) Regulations 2020.

Authors
Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

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Safe Use of Bed Rails

Date
11/03/2020

Category
Guidance

Guidance promoting the safe use of bed rails

Authors
Children’s Parliament and the Children and Young People’s Commissioner Scotland

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Children as Human Rights Defenders Toolkit

Date
05/12/2019

Category
Guidance

Toolkit for adults who work with children and young people, which highlights the ways in which children and young people already act as human rights defenders, and how adults can best empower and protect them

Authors
NHS Education for Scotland & Scottish Social Services Council

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Equal Partners in Care

Date
22/10/2019

Category
Guidance

A learning resource for health and social care staff which will help support better conversations and interactions with carers