Documents Required by DfE/Ofsted

Policies and Reports Required by the DfE

The following documents are all those currently required by the DfE. This page was last updated on 15th May 2019.

Mulberry Bush PolicyDescription
Anti Bullying PolicyCountering bullying, including cyberbullying
The Mulberry Bush Organisation Safeguarding Policy(Child protection) (Requirement for staff to report concerns or allegations of risk of harm to pupils)
Behaviour Management Policy (including sanctions, rewards and the use of restraint)Discipline, including sanctions, rewards and restraint
Whistle Blowing PolicyStaff disciplinary, grievance and whistleblowing policy
Health Monitoring, the Administration of Medication, Treatment, First Aid & RecordingCare of boarders who are unwell, including first aid, care of those with chronic conditions and disabilities, dealing with medical emergencies and the use of household remedies
Management, Safety and Supervision of Children on Trips OutSafety and supervision on school journeys
Risk Assessment PolicyPupil access to risky areas of school buildings and grounds
Health and Safety PolicyThe Mulberry Bush Health and Safety Policy
Fire Safety PolicyThe Mulberry Bush Fire Safety Policy
Complaints Procedure for ChildrenProcedure for enabling pupils to take problems or concerns to any member of staff
Missing Child PolicyProcedure when a child goes missing
Equality and Diversity PolicyProvision for pupils with particular religious, dietary, language or cultural needs
Arrangements for Regulating, Accompanying and Vetting Visitors to the SchoolSupervision of ancillary, contract and 'unchecked' staff) (Access to school premises by people outside the school
Policy for Managing Allegations against Teaching and Non-Teaching Staff in EducationRequirement for staff to report concerns or allegations of risk of harm to pupils
Complaints Policy for AdultsComplaints policy and procedures
Data Protection PolicyThe Mulberry Bush Data Protection Policy
Emergency/Critical Incident Plan and Business Continuity PlanPlans for foreseeable crises
The Mulberry Bush Training and CPD PolicyStaff induction, training and development programme
Pupil Premium Allocation Spend and Impact Report2018-2019 Report on Pupil Premium allocation, spend and impact
Special Education Needs Information ReportSEN report
Cornerstones Curriculum 2017-2018Cornerstones curriculum 2017-2018
Marking Policy PosterTeachers follow this guidance for marking children’s work
English CurriculumThe curriculum used for English language and literacy in the school

The Mulberry Bush School

Our aim is to reintegrate all children placed with us into an appropriate family and school