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"The Forest of Dean Trust is an equal opportunity organisation and encourages all staff and students to be treated similarly, unhampered by artificial barriers or prejudices or preferences."

There are a number of important trust-wide policies that you should be aware of. We seek to monitor and update these regularly so the latest copies will be made available here as they are approved.

Please use the links below to view our policies. (Original signed copies are retained by the school).

Statutory Policies

Acceptable Use

Accessibility Plan  

Admissions - Drybrook 22/23

Admissions - Drybrook 23/24

Attendance — Please see HR Employment Manual — page 49

Capability Procedure - Please see HR Employment Manual — page 91


Code of Conduct — Please see HR Employment Manual — page 21

Complaints Procedure

Data Protection 

Disciplinary  — Please see HR Employment Manual — page 97

Equality — Please see HR Employment Manual — page 12

Health and Safety  

HR Employment Manual 

Induction New Promoted/Appointed Teachers 

Pay Policy

Safeguarding and Child Protection 

Sex and Relationships  - Under review

Student Behaviour