Working with children: Vetting and barring – Legislation and policy in Scotland

Connie Smith

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This paper is part of wider research to provide analysis and commentary on child protection policy across the UK: in each jurisdiction and UK-wide. One research strand is the protection of children in community settings and includes the systems for vetting adults working with children and barring unsuitable people from such positions. This briefing sets out current vetting and barring arrangements in Scotland; and examines reforms to the system due to be implements in 2009.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherThe University of Edinburgh/NSPCC Child Protection Research Centre
Commissioning bodyUniversity of Edinburgh/NSPCC Child Protection Research Centre
Number of pages12
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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