This part of the web site applies to you if you are working with or caring for children and young people in an employed or voluntary capacity.

This includes people whose job brings them into contact with children infrequently or on an ad-hoc basis, for example ambulance drivers.

North Tyneside Safeguarding Children Partnership is responsible for coordinating local agencies, in the ‘statutory’ and ‘non statutory’ sectors and has a collective responsibility for ensuring that all agencies who work with undertake their safeguarding duties and responsibilities

This section is about sharing information in order to help and assist professionals in safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We hope you will find the information useful.

The NTSCP developed a Memorandum of Understanding (Information Sharing Protocol guidance) with our key partner agencies. This enables them to  understanding of what information can be shared within the relevant legal frameworks and we ask that all our Board Partners ensure they have information sharing protocols in place, which include how to obtain and consent to share. A copy of the document can be found here