Milton Keynes Safeguarding Children Board

Professionals and Volunteers

Milton Keynes Safeguarding Children Board web-based Inter Agency Policy and Procedures are available to download by clicking on the following link: web-based Procedures

To ensure you are always working with the most up to date procedures check the MKSCB website. If you do print any of the pages to help you with a particular issue or case, you will find that they are watermarked with a reminder that they are only valid that day.

Recently Updated MKSCB Levels of Need:
The updated MKSCB Levels of Need document was approved by the MKSCB on 30 September 2015.

The revised Levels of Need document has been updated to reflect current local practice and clarify process in relation to the Milton Keynes Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH). The new Levels of Need introduces a new-look Windscreen. Download the revised version here:
MKSCB Levels of Need 2015

The Levels of Need windscreen and tables can also be downloaded as a separate document:
Levels of Need Windscreen & Tables

The revised Levels of Need document has been incorporated into the latest update of the MKSCB web-based procedures. The latest update to the web-based procedures went live on Wednesday 14 October 2015.

CAF form and MARF
The new CAF form and MARF can be downloaded here:
CAF form (September 2015)
MARF (September 2015)

Additional Guidance/Protocols:

Safer Recruitment Guidance
This MKSCB guidance was revised in December 2014. The current version of this guidance can be downloaded here: MKSCB Safer Recruitment Guidance, 2014

The MKSCB Safer Workforce Practice Checklist was also revised in December 2014, and was developed to assist those who may be involved in the recruitment process: MKSCB Safer Recruitment Checklist, 2014

Inter-Agency LADO Practice Guidance (2014)
Inter-agency LADO Practice Guidance has been developed to support decision-making in cases where there are safeguarding concerns about people who work with children. The guidance can be downloaded here:
2014 LADO Practice Guidance

Missing Children Protocol Thames Valley Police and Children & Families Service in Milton Keynes have developed a protocol concerning children who go missing, which can be downloaded here: Missing Children Joint Protocol 2014

Protocol between LSCBs and MAPPA: Protocol between LSCBs and MAPPA

Proposals from professionals for additions or amendments to MKSCB policies and procedures are welcome and should be directed to the MKSCB office, via email address: []

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