Relationships and Sex Education
Relationship and Sex Education is statutory in secondary schools from September 2020 as part of Relationships Education, Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) and Health Education. The government has set out clear guidance on what must be taught. The Department for Education has published a short guide for parents, available here.
ChatHealth provides a confidential text messaging service with a school nurse to support young people aged 11-19 in Hampshire on 07507 332160 available Monday to Friday from 9am-4.30pm (excluding bank holidays).
Advice and Resources
The PHSE Association has mapped their Programme of Study to the new statutory Health Education, Relationships Education and RSE guidance
Get It On sexual health services in Hampshire, order condoms for educational purposes
Let’s Talk About It sexual health services in Hampshire
DO RSE teaching resources for schools
Brook the sexual health charity has free resources, information and e-learning for professionals
Rise Above for schools: resources on puberty, forming positive relationships, cyberbullying and body image
The FPA National Health Promotion Programme for Sexual and Reproductive Health has resources for schools to support relationship and sex education
SexWise contraception, pregnancy, STIs and pleasure information run by Public Health England
Abortion Care Factsheet by the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Female Genital Mutilation: Guidance for schools - understanding your role in safeguarding girls, engaging parents and teaching about FGM by the National FGM Centre, Barnardo’s, Department for Education and the LGA.
Supporting Personal Development Learning guidance from Hampshire County Council
Hampshire County Council’s advice on bullying
Hampshire Domestic Abuse service
Hampshire Domestic Abuse Partnership resources and training, including free e-learning
Expect Respect Education Toolkit by Women’s Aid. Lessons for each year group to discuss domestic abuse.
Hampshire: a safe place to learn, a safe place to grow. LGBT+ guidance for Hampshire schools and colleges
Stonewall best practice, toolkits and resources for teachers to tackle a range of LGBT issues
The Anti-Bullying Alliance has created free online CPD training for anyone who works with children and young people. The programme was particularly developed to reduce levels of bullying of disabled children and those with special educational needs (SEN) but applies to all children. It covers the following topics:
- What is bullying?
- Bullying and the Law;
- Bullying and SEN/disability;
- 10 principles to reduce bullying;
- Preventing bullying;
- Responding to bullying;
- Cyberbullying (online bullying).
Free e-learning from the Home Office about Female Genital Mutilation can be found at https://www.fgmelearning.co.uk/