Safeguarding is defined as protecting children from maltreatment, preventing impairment of health and/or development, ensuring that children grow up in the provision of safe & effective care and optimising children's life chances.

Our Child Protection Policy forms part of a suite of documents and policies which relate to the safeguarding responsibilities of our school in particular the Safer Recruitment Policy, Positive Behaviour Policy and Anti-Bullying Policy. 

Keeping your child safe means:

  • The health and safety of all children
  • Making sure that the adults who work here have undergone safety and security checks
  • Protecting children from deliberate harm
  • Being an anti-bullying school
  • Meeting the needs of children with medical conditions
  • Providing first aid
  • Children enjoying safe educational visits/trips
  • Caring for children's personal needs
  • Keeping children safe when using the internet
  • Making sure our school is safe and secure
  • Being a 'listening school'
  • Ensuring the children know who to go to if they have a problem


Our Desginated Safeguarding Lead is:

Mrs K. Johnston-Grant

Our Deputy Designated Safeguarding staff are :

Mrs E. Hugill
Mrs V. Mainetti
Mrs G Jenkins

Our link Safeguarding Governor is:
Mr J. Scott


Safeguarding Policy