Child Protection Record Keeping

Child Protection Record Keeping

Following the Hamza Khan Serious Case Review, it was agreed that all Named Persons would be offered a template form for keeping child protection records.

The template form is intended to be used as follow on sheets from the copy of the Common Referral form that you will have sent to Children's Social Care.

Bradford Council has also carried out a thorough audit of record keeping across a number of services and have agreed minimum standards.

Please see below the agreed minimum standards that services have adopted and also the link for the template record keeping sheet.


Minimum Standards:

Legibility of all case work/notes

Signing and dating of all case work                   

Recording of all Child Protection meetings attended               

Files should be in chronological order with the latest information on top  

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