ONSIDE is committed to safer recruitment practice as an important part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults.
ONSIDE is committed to ensuring that children, young people and adults at risk of harm or abuse, who come into contact with ONSIDE staff and volunteers, are treated with respect and are free from all forms of abuse or mistreatment. We are committed to ensuring that all staff and volunteers are aware of their responsibilities in relation to safeguarding, including their legal and statutory responsibilities, and have the knowledge and skills necessary to promote and maintain the welfare and safety of those with whom they come into contact. Our Trustees recognise their responsibility for ensuring that those benefiting from, or working with the organisation, are not harmed in any way through their contact with ONSIDE.
ONSIDE have comprehensive safeguarding policies which are reviewed annually.
The designated safeguarding lead responsible for safeguarding children and young people is Sarah Hudson, Safeguarding Manager.