For more information on handling disclosures, download our Safer Schools App.
Once the conversation has ended, make sure to follow your schools’ procedures, whether that involves making a record of the conversation or making a referral to the appropriate person. If you think a child is at risk of immediate harm, please contact the police by calling 999.
If you need further support speak to your Safeguarding Lead.
Download our guide to having a safeguarding conversation.