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Online safety audit support

esafety square 80The aim of this consultancy service is to provide resources designed to help and support schools benchmark where they currently are against the accreditation level, other 360 schools and the local authority as a whole.


The review takes approximately half a day with an online safety consultant with extensive experience of school improvement and provides an objective assessment of the school’s overall level of online safeguarding maturity. 

As part of the consultancy it leaves the school withfind out sticker purple

  • A detailed report on each of 28 aspects of online safety 
  • A set of improvement actions for each aspect 
  • A record of discussion and commentary around those actions 
  • Links to online resource and support 
  • A digital resource pack to support those improvements 
  • A summary of strengths and prioritised areas for development 
  • Graphical benchmarking of the schools current level of maturity against other schools, including those within the local authority for which we hold data

In preparation for the review the school will need

  • To familiarise themselves with the SWGfL 360 degree safe online safety criteria 
  • School registration with 360 degree safe online self-review tool at (but not necessarily complete any aspects prior to review)
  • Supporting documentation as evidence to review if they choose                                                                

Involvement of key staff responsible for

  • School leadership/management 
  • Child protection/Safeguarding 
  • ICT Subject lead and/or technical 

This consultancy is intended for

  • The online safety lead
  • Senior Leadership Team
  • Network Managers/Technicians and Business Manager