Advice on administering medicines and treatment plans.
- School staff do not have a legal duty to administer medicines, but when staff do, the school must ensure that they are trained appropriately.
- DfE guidance on supporting pupils at school with medical conditions: download (PDF)
- All students with a chronic medical condition should have a treatment plan drawn up in consultation with their family / carer and appropriate medical personnel.
- Example Treatment Plan: download (PDF)