To achieve safeguarding excellence your Group must be:

  • Involved in a half hour briefing on safeguarding
  • Agreed and regularly review a child protection and/or vulnerable person's policy
  • Appointed a child protection/vulnerable person's officer who has an enhanced DBS check and attended one day training  (or online equivalent)
  • 2 additional members of your group to have enhanced CRB check

Link to website to support groups working with children here.


TARA  Child Protection Policy
TARA Vulnerable Persons Policy
Safeguarding Excellence Awards Application Form