Dealing with the bullying of pupils is not something that any school leader wants to do, but it is an inevitable part of a school leader's role and responsibility.
This is a quick-step guide to the scope of a school leader's role in helping to prevent and tackle bullying. It sets out the important legal framework and how bullying links to safeguarding, behaviour beyond the school's gates and crime.
Finally, it takes a look at what good practice looks like and signposts the reader to further resources if they're needed.
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