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Safeguarding responsibilities for CEOs

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As CEO of your organisation, you must work closely with your trustees to make sure safeguarding is a key priority for governance, no matter who your organisation works with. Together, you must ‘think the unthinkable’ and be aware that serious safeguarding issues can happen anywhere. Developing a safer organisation, where everyone understands their right to be safe and knows how to speak up when problems arise, requires a focused effort at every level.

The information you need is in this guide, which is made up of several sections.

The pages in these guide are created based on content provided by The Athena Programme.

Page last edited Oct 04, 2019

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