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Quality and Assurance Performance Group / Audits

The role of the Quality Assurance and Performance Group is to provide, on behalf of Our Safeguarding Children Partnership, an objective overview of the effectiveness of child safeguarding across individual organisations and multi-agency partnership working. 

The Quality Assurance and Performance Group:

  • Monitors multi-agency data to assess the effectiveness of help being provided to children and families
  • Oversees the multi-agency audit process
  • Monitors issues identified through Quality Assurance and Scrutiny Panels
  • Develops new ways of determining and commenting on effectiveness

 Audit programme 2020-21

Focus (lead) Dates
Audit 1 Vulnerable Adolescents  - a review of EH&WB was conducted, considering multi-agency involvement in cases identified from earlier TfF audit. Q1 April – June 2020
Report to QA&P Follow-up on the medical needs of CSA victims (extended dive into cases)  April 2020
Audit 2 Vulnerable Adolescents – non MACE children with identified exploitation needs – including Transition cases (MEG) Q2 July – Sept 2020
Report to QA&P Follow on report from Audit action plan (Neglect SG) and longitudinal study. July 2020
Audit 3

Multi-agency review of the use and impact of the Teen Pregnancy Pathway

Q3 Oct - Dec 2020
Audit 4 Review of findings (To include review of effectiveness of information sharing) Q4 Jan – March 2021

Completed audit reports are available on request:

  • Emotional Health & Wellbeing audit report
  • Medical needs of CSA victims follow on audit report 
  • Vulnerable Adolescents – non MACE children with identified exploitation needs – including Transition cases audit report
  • Neglect audit report including deep dive follow on report

Quality Assurance and Performance Group terms of reference

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