MKSCB Inter-Agency Policy & Procedures

MKSCB Meeting 64Milton Keynes Safeguarding Children Board web-based Inter Agency Policy and Procedures are available to download by clicking on the following link: web-based Procedures MKSCB Policies and Procedures have been developed in line with ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’ national guidance.

To ensure you are always working with the most up to date procedures we would recommend you do not work from printed procedures. If you do print any of the pages to help you with a particular issue or case, you will find that they are watermarked with a reminder that they are only valid that day.

Additional Guidance

Milton Keynes thresholds
MKSCB Levels of Need, updated July 2016
The MKSCB Levels of Need document was reviewed and updated in July 2016 and should be referred to when a referral is made to the Milton Keynes Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) when you have a concern about a child. In order to make a referral to MK MASH please complete a MARF form, which can be downloaded using the link below.

Did you know? You can contact the MK MASH for advice – call them on 01908 253169 to discuss a concern

The revised Levels of Need document has been updated to reflect current local practice and clarify process in relation to the Milton Keynes Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH). The new Levels of Need introduces a new-look Windscreen. Download the revised version here:
MKSCB Levels of Need 2016

Common Assessment Framework (CAF) form and Multi Agency Referral Form (MARF)
The new CAF form and MARF can be downloaded here:
CAF form (September 2015)
MARF (September 2015)

Guidance on developing a child protection policy has been produced by colleagues in Milton Keynes Council to support school leaders in developing their own school-specific child protection policy and supporting procedures.


Inter-Agency LADO Practice Guidance (2016)
Inter-agency LADO Practice Guidance has been developed to support decision-making in cases where there are safeguarding concerns about people who work with children. The guidance can be downloaded here:
LADO Practice Guidance (2016)

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