Safeguarding Policy

/Safeguarding Policy

SAFEGUARDING POLICY

Project Access is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people that participate in any of its activities.

And we take the welfare of both our mentors and applicants very seriously.

MONITORED CONTACT

We monitor mentors and applicants when they correspond. Anything of concern will be immediately flagged and raised with our Welfare Officer

BACKGROUND CHECKS

All of our UK mentors undergo DBS checks prior to coming on board as a mentor with Project Access.

VERIFY STUDENT ID

All mentors will have to a copy of their student IDs after signing up as mentors to confirm their status, and that they attend the institution they say they do.

COMPLIANCE WITH SAFEGUARDING POLICY

All our mentors must read, sign and comply with the Safeguarding Children Policy and Code of Conduct.