Children's Specialist Services Division

Wandsworth Proceduresfor Children in Need of Help and Protection, Children Looked After and Care Leavers

Local Practice

CAPTION: Safeguarding Children
   
Safeguarding Children
Contact and Referral
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Practice Standards: Why do we need Social Work Practice Standards NOV 17
Practice Standard: Top Ten Non negotiable NOV 17
MASH Flowchart Oct 19
Front Door and Early Help Pathways – Letter to Partner Agencies Oct 19
Practice Standard: Strategy Meetings NOV 17
Practice Standard: Contact and referral NOV 17
Wandsworth Multi Agency Risk Vulnerability Exploitation (MARVE) protocol MAR 20
Joint Working Protocol - Youth Offending Team and Statutory Social Work Services in Wandsworth MAY 20
Child/Young Person Exploitation Risk Assessment MAR 20
MARVE person of concern and locations of interest referral form MAR 20
Form – CYP who go missing – Return Home Interview Feedback FEB 20
Practice Guidance: WSCB Pre-Birth Referral and Assessment and Pre-Birth Child Protection Conferences NOV 17
Briefing paper for using social media in investigations for CSC Oct 17
Using Social Media in Investigations for CSC Oct 17
Social Media - request for access for Children Services Oct 17
Social Media - request process for Children Services Oct 17
Social Media process Oct 17
Social Media Investigation by Social Workers Oct 17
Procedure – 16/17 Year Olds presenting as Homeless May 19
SCQ Rehousing Recommendation Form 2020 May 20
Housing Application form May 20
Assessing Children's Needs
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S17 Staff support guidance MAR 20
Practice Standard : S47 Enquiry (Social Worker) NOV 17
Practice Standard: S47 Enquiry (Manager) NOV 17
Practice Standard: Child Protection Medicals NOV 17
Flow Chart: Child Protection Medicals NOV 17
Referral Form: Child Protection Medicals at Developmental Paediatrics, Clare House NOV 17
Practice Standard : Family History and Chronology NOV 17
Practice Standard : Assessment of Children in Need NOV 17
Practice Standard : Securing permanence for children from their first contact with social care NOV 17
Factsheet – Assessing Family Members Abroad JAN 20
Practice Standard : SMART Plans NOV 17
Practice Standard : Missing Children NOV 17
Practice Standard : Child Sexual Expoitation NOV 17
Practice Standard: Family Assessment Service NOV 17
Family Group Conference Referral APRIL 20
The London Child Sexual Exploitation Operating Protocol APR 18
Children From Abroad
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Factsheet – Impact of Brexit on children crossing borders JAN 20
Factsheet – Protecting children and uniting families across borders JAN 20
Child in Need of Help or Protection
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Practice Standard : Children Subject to a Child in Need Plan NOV 17
Practice Standard : Chldren Subject to a Child Protection Plan NOV 17
Factsheet – Families fleeing oversees. JAN 20
What is CiN and CP flyer MAY 19
CIN Primary School Agreement Aug 2017
LADO Allegations against staff & volunteers who work with children procedure MAY 20
LADO referral form APR 18
LADO Guide leaflet Oct 17
LADO Procedure leaflet Oct 17
Consultation and Advice Recording Sheet to be sent to Duty CPC before consultation SEPT 19
Legal Proceedings
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Practice Standard : Public Law Outline(PLO) - Pre-Proceedings NOV 17
Practice Standard : Connected Persons Assessments NOV 17
Legal Planning Meeting Request Form JUNE 20
Practice Standard: Supervision orders NOV 17
Initial Statement Template and Guidance 2019
CAPTION: Children Looked After and Care Leavers
   
Children Looked After and Care Leavers
Decision Making and Care Planning
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Practice Standard: Accommodating a Child/Young Person NOV 17
Information for parents and young people:S20 Accommodation APR 18
Practice Standard: Securing permanence for children from their first contact with social care NOV 17
Procedure: CLA placement authorisation including residential, retention payments, notice payments and termination. NOV 17
Practice Standard : Placing a Child Under Regulation 24 NOV 17
Form: Regulation 24 application JUNE 19
Practice Standard : Children Looked After NOV 17
Practice Standard :Children Looked After returning home NOV 17
Practice Checklist: Children Looked After returning home NOV 17
Actions to be taken when Children become CLA Aug 2017
Permanency Strategy 2017 - 18 Sept 17
Practice Standard: Child subject to an adoption plan NOV 17
Practice Standard: Obtaining Agency Approval to Adoption Plan via the Adoption and Permanency Panel NOV 17
Practice Standard: Obtaining Agency Approval to Adoption Plan via Agency Decision Maker NOV 17
Practice Standard: After the Agency Decision to place a child for adoption NOV 17
Family and Friends Viabilty Assessment Guidance Aug 19
Placements
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Fostering Network Keeping CLA Connected with former foster families – Practice Principles NOV 19
Factsheet – placing children with family overseas JAN 20
Factsheet- International Kinship Care JAN 20
Contact and Overnight Stays
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Education, School Trips and Holidays
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Health and Wellbeing
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Procedure for arranging initial and review health assessments and care leaver health summaries JUNE 19
Change of Name and Marriage
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Leaving Care and Transition
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Practice Standard : Care Leavers 16- 17 year olds still looked after NOV 17
Practice Standard : Care Leavers 18-25 year olds Future First Oct 19
Practice Standard : Joint Working CLA and Future First MAY 18
Practice Checklist :Transfer Checklist to Future First MAY 18
Youth Offending
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CAPTION: Monitoring and Reviewing the Child's Plan
   
Monitoring and Reviewing the Child's Plan
Social Work Visits
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Practice Standard : Visiting children and young people NOV 17
Core Group and Children in Need Review
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Practice Standard: Core Group and Child in Need Review Meetings NOV 19
Child Protection Conferences
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Practice Standard : Child Protection Conferences NOV 17
Practice Standard : Child Protection midway reviews NOV 17
Practice Standard: Inquorate Child Protection Conferences DEC 17
Children Looked After Reviews
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Practice Standard : Children Looked After Reviews including midway - IROs NOV 17
Secure Accommodation Reviews
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CAPTION: Fostering, Adoption and Permanence
   
Fostering, Adoption and Permanence
Fostering Services
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Statement of Purpose Fostering Dec 2017
Allegations and Complaints Against a Foster Carer Aug 2017
Variation of Foster Carer’s Approval May 19
Application for exemption to the “usual fostering limit" JAN 20
Adoption and Permanence Services
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Later in Life Letters Procedure April 2019
Planning and Permanence Procedure July 2019
Form: Adoption Advisor to Agency ADM July 2019
Form: Delcaration from IRO in Respect of ADM July 2019
Form: Legal Advice to ADM July 2019
Form: Medical Advisor's Advice ADM July 2019
Form: SW Declaration ADM July 2019
Checklist: Papers and Reports Required for ADM July 2019
Special Guardianship
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CAPTION: Children with Disabilities
   
Children with Disabilities
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Children in need within 0-25 Disability Social Work Team 2018 May 2018
CAPTION: Fostering and Adoption
   
Managing Practice & Quality Assurance
Recording Policy
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Practice Standard: Case Recording NOV 17
Case Recording Top Tips APR 18
CS Letter Template (with logo) JAN 19
CS Letter Template (without logo) JAN 19
Mosaic Downtime CHILD & FAMILY ASSESSMENT AND PLAN MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime CIN REVIEW OR CORE GROUP MEETING MAR 2O
Mosaic Downtime CONTACT MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime MY PATHWAY PLAN MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime RECORD CLA REVIEW MEETING MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime RECORD OF CHILD PROTECTION CONFERENCE MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime REFERRAL MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime S47 FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime S47 OUTCOME MANAGER'S DECISION MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime STRATEGY DISCUSSION MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime UPDATED ASSESSMENT AND PLAN MAR 20
Mosaic Downtime VISIT MAR 20
Notifications
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Need to Know practice guidance and Mosaic procedure MAY 20
Supervision
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Practice Standard: Supervision of Casework NOV 19
Supervision Policy Nov 19
Template : Supervision Agreement Nov 19
Template : Record of Casework Supervision Nov 19
Template : Record of Staff Supervision Nov 19
Template : Social Worker’s Preparation for Supervision Nov 19
Guidance :10 day Signs of Safety Supervision Nov 19
Guidance: Record of Case Work Supervision Nov 19
Aide Memoire: Record of Case Work Supervision Nov 19
Aide Memoire: Record of Case Work Supervision Future First Nov 19
Quality Assurance
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Child Protection Quality Assurance Review Panel Terms of Reference MAY 18
Practice Standard : Management oversight NOV 17
Quality Assurance Framework MAY 20
QA Framework (A Brief Guide) JAN 2019
QAF Appendix 2 Social Worker Induction Sheet OCT 17
Joint Working Protocol NOV 17
Practice Standard : Joint Working NOV 17
Sufficiency Strategy Aug 2017
Practice Standard: Quality Assurance Challege - Practice NOV 17
Transfer Checklist APR 18
Transfer Protocol May 19
Complaints and Whistleblowing
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CAPTION: Appendices
   
Contacts, List of Agency Decision Makers and Appendices
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