This document for professionals offers clear guidance on the use of appropriate terms and language they can use that will help protect and safeguard children and young people against exploitation. It can be used by professionals when discussing the exploitation of children and young people, including when escalating intelligence and delivering training (2018).
- Civil and Criminal Justice
- Children and Young People
- DART (Domestic Abuse Referral Team)
- Forced Marriage
- 'Honour'-Based Violence and Abuse
- Housing and Refuge
- MARAC (Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conference)
- MASH (Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub)
- Men Experiencing Abuse
- Risk Identification Checklists
- Sexual Abuse and Violence
- Forms of Domestic Abuse
- Supporting Survivors
- Working with Perpetrators
- Guidance by Work Sector
- Strategies and Policies
- Understanding Domestic Abuse
- Understanding Survivors
- Intervention and Support
This tool should be used when there are concerns that a child may be at risk of, involved in, or thought to be
experiencing child sexual exploitation. It will assist in identifying indicators of sexual exploitation
and help to determine what intervention is required (2017).
Provides guidance to professionals in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire dealing with children and young people who may be affected by domestic abuse (2014).
Guidance for local professionals in identifying children and young people vulnerable to the risks of sexual exploitation (2015).
Safeguarding and inter-agency practice guides from the Nottingham City and County Safeguarding Children Boards on all safeguarding areas.
Guidance for practitioners in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire on safeguarding children and young people exposed to domestic abuse (2014).
A guide on the relevant procedure to follow if anyone in Nottingham City has identified concerns about child sexual exploitation, or who receives a disclosure from a young person (2016).
This is a sample safety plan for children.
This is a sample safety plan for mothers.
This is a sample safety plan for young people.
Advice for schools and colleges on how to prevent and respond to reports of sexual violence and harassment between children (2017).
Good practice recommendations for professionals
who have a role in delivering initiatives to support children who witness domestic violence.
Statutory guidance on inter-agency working to safeguard and promote the welfare of children (2015)
Guidance for organisations and individuals to work together to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people from sexual exploitation.