United World Schools’ (UWS) mission is to improve educational opportunities for some of the world’s poorest children. All staff, volunteers and partners of UWS have a common commitment to the prevention of child abuse and the protection of children. Specifically:
We have robust child protection policies in place which reflect statutory guidance and best practice with safeguarding
A copy of UWS’ child protection policy is available on our website, and all our teams receive training on this
All UK staff are DBS checked
All employees of United World Schools must declare that they have read, understood and will adhere to our Child Protection Policy, our Safeguarding Policy and our Anti-Bribery and Corruption Policy.
We have a zero tolerance approach to any breach of these policies. We are committed to full accountability and transparency, and continue to develop our practices to ensure the highest standards of behaviour towards children, young people and their families.
Read our Child Protection Policy here.