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Contents

  1. All Children
  2. Case Management and Recording
  3. Prevention and Family Support
  4. Children in Particular Circumstances
  5. Looked After Children
  6. Fostering and Adoption
  7. Appendices

Caption: All children
   
All Children
Policy Values and Principles

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When Inserted:

Children and Families Social Work Strategy Uploaded: April 2019
Strategy for Children Care and Care Leavers 2018-2023 updated: March 2021
Children & Families Service & Early Help Service: Practice Standards Updated: February 2020 - V10
Caseload Guidance - Children's Social Care Updated: January 2021
Gateshead CAN - poster April 2019
CAF and Thresholds for Children's Social Care Services

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Thresholds / indicators of need Updated: March 2021
Triage and Integrated Referral Team (IRT) Process updated: January 2021
IRT flowchart Updated: March 2019
Integrated Referral Team to Children with Disabilities Team Process January 2021
CAF - template uploaded August 2018
CAF Support Plan - Template uploaded August 2018
Children's Social Care - Assessment and Planning

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When Inserted:

Completion of a Section 47 enquiry document April 2019
Guidance on Compiling a Chronology 16/07/2018
Guidance re working agreements and written agreements updated Aug 2018
MSET Exploitation Framework (screening tool, risk assessment and disruption plan to be completed on carefirst) Update Oct 2019
Court Proceedings

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Guidance for completing the Social Work Evidence Templates (SWET) April 2021
SCP-Final SWET (with guidance) May 2021
SCP-Final SWET May 2021
SCP-Full SWET (with guidance) May 2021
SCP-Full SWET May 2021
SCP-Short SWET (with guidance) May 2021
SCP-Short SWET May 2021
Complaints and Whistleblowing

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Complaints Procedure
Getting the best from complaints - CS complaints
Guidance for Staff - Complaints

Caption: Case management
   
Case Management and Recording

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Caption: Prevention
   
Prevention and Family Support

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When Inserted:

Early Help Strategy 2018-2021 2018-2021
Strong relationships, stable families FREE group programmes April 2019
Early Help flow chart uploaded August 2018
Early help consent form uploaded August 2018
Medical consent form uploaded August 2018
Home conditions checklist uploaded August 2018
Referral form - group parenting (professionals) uploaded August 2018
Referral form - group parenting (self referral) uploaded August 2018
Referral form - Freedom Programme uploaded August 2018
Referral form - incredible years (babies) uploaded August 2018
Early help service leaflet uploaded August 2018
Early Help Outcomes Framework uploaded August 2018
EH Performance Calendar uploaded August 2018
Family Intervention Worker - Job Profile uploaded August 2018
Family Relationship Directory uploaded August 2018
Domestic Abuse Team - Operational Guidance September 2018

Caption: Particular circumstances
   
Children in Particular Circumstances
Children with Disabilities

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IRT to CWDT process January 2021
Transition process for Young People with Learning Disability and health needs to adult Community Learning Disability Teams in Gateshead 2018
Children from Abroad

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Caption: Looked After Children
   
Looked After Children
Decision to Look After and Care Planning

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Placement Sufficiency and Commissioning Strategy for Children in Care in Gateshead 2018 – 2021 2018 - 2021 V4
Spot Purchase Form updated: January 2021
Children's Continuing Care referral guidance June 2019
Children's Continuing Care referral June 2019
Community outreach and homecare support referral form (1 of 2) July 2021
Community outreach and homecare support referral form (2 of 2) June 2019
NE12 residential referral June 2019
NE12 residential school referral - post 16 June 2019
NE12 residential school referral - pre 16 June 2019
NE12 short breaks referral June 2019
Secure Accommodation referral guidance and examples June 2019
Secure Accommodation Referral June 2019
Secure Accommodation under 13 DfE requirements June 2019
Monitoring and Reviews

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Contact and Overnight Stays

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Education, School Trips and Holidays

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Health and Wellbeing

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Identity

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Leaving Care and Transition

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There are currently no forms in this category.N.A.
Youth Offending

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When Inserted:

Out of Court Disposal – procedure uploaded Nov 2018
Risk Management – Procedure uploaded Nov 2018
Section 47: Requests to YOT for information sharing uploaded Nov 2018
Serious Incidents uploaded Nov 2018
Triage & Triage 2 – Procedure uploaded Nov 2018
Working with Victims within the Restorative Justice – Procedure uploaded Nov 2018
Children and Young People in custody – Procedure uploaded Nov 2018
Quality Assurance – Procedure uploaded Nov 2018
Management Oversight – Policy uploaded Nov 2018
Curfew-only YROs: guidance for youth offending teams uploaded Nov 2018
Victim Policy uploaded Nov 2018
Volunteer Policy uploaded Nov 2018
Gateshead Community Panel Member Agreement uploaded Nov 2018
Youth Offending Team: Caretake / Transfer Request uploaded Nov 2018
INDUCTION PACK: An introduction, for new staff, to Youth Offending Team uploaded Nov 2018
Joint National Protocol for Transitions in England uploaded Nov 2018

Caption: Fostering and Adoption
   
Fostering and Adoption
Fostering Services

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There are currently no forms in this category.N.A.
Adoption and Permanence

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There are currently no forms in this category.N.A.

Caption: Appendices
   
Appendices

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Practice Review Tool - CWL UPDATED April 2021

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