The Northamptonshire Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation Toolkit: A Toolkit to Raise Awareness and Share Strategies to Ensure Early Help is Provided to Children and Young People at Risk of Child Sexual Exploitation

Northamptonshire Safeguarding Children Board (NSCB)

The 'Tackling CSE Toolkit' is designed to assist frontline practitioners working with children in identifying Child Sexual Exploitation and taking appropriate action.

It provides:

  • a comprehensive overview of the causes of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE);
  • the risk factors for vulnerable young people so that frontline practitioner have raised awareness;
  • detailed advice on the approach frontline workers should take when they believe a young person is at risk of CSE;
  • guidance on completing the CSE assessment and how to refer to children's social services;
  • useful resources for professionals and practitioners.  

The ‘Tackling CSE Toolkit’ is available on the NSCB website with a specific version for each practitioner group: