children safeguarding partnership

After-school Clubs, Community Activities and Tuition Guidance

This is non-statutory guidance for organisations or individuals who provide community activities, tuition or after-school clubs for children. These are also known as out-of-school settings (OOSS).

This guidance will help providers run safe settings to ensure the welfare of the children attending them. It covers best practices on:

  • safeguarding and child protection
  • the suitability of staff and volunteers
  • health and safety
  • governance