Cherrystars is fully committed to safeguarding the welfare of all children and young people up to the age of 18. We recognise our responsibility to take all reasonable steps to promote safe practice and to protect children from harm, abuse and exploitation.
Cherrystars acknowledges its duty to act appropriately to any allegations, reports or suspicions of abuse. All staff will work together to encourage the development of an ethos which embraces difference and diversity and respects the rights of children.
Cherrystars recognises its duty of care under the Children and Young Persons Act 1963, the Children (Performances and Activities) (England) Regulations 2014, the Children Act 1989 and Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015.
This policy will be regularly monitored by Cherrystars and will be subject to an annual review.
Date policy agreed: 25th July 2019