On Tuesday 29 March 2022, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Sajid Javid, set out the next steps for living with COVID-19 in England from Friday 1 April 2022.
Updated guidance advises:
The documents below provide useful information about other infectious diseases and the necessary time period an individual should not attend a setting in order to reduce the risk of transmission during the infectious stage. For the safety of our pupils and staff, we will continue to follow the latest government advice.
UK Health Security Agency Guidance
This guidance refers to public health exclusions to indicate the time period an individual should not attend a setting to reduce the risk of transmission during the infectious stage. This is different to ‘exclusion’ as used in an educational sense.
The UK Health Security Agency have also produced guidance regarding ‘Living safely with respiratory infections, including Covid-19’.