Designated Safeguarding Lead
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
If you have any concerns about the behaviour of someone working or volunteering with children please contact the LADO - Local Authority Designated Officer for Allegations via the Single Point of Access on 01275 888808.
Designated Safeguarding Lead - Mrs Natalie Sweet, Acting Head of School
If you have any concerns about a pupil please report these to Mrs Sweet in accordance with the safeguarding and whistleblowing policy.
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads- Mrs Joanne Stone, Assistant Headteacher and Mrs R Keate - Learning Mentor - If you have any concerns about pupils, please share your concern in accordance with the safeguarding policy. Mrs Keate can offer advice to both parents and pupils.
Safeguarding Governor - Mrs V Beamish - responsible for ensuring safeguarding practice in the school is effective. Mrs Beamish can be contacted by email -firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting the school office.
Safeguarding is the action that is taken to promote the welfare of children and protect them from harm.
This runs alongside our work on health and safety and e-safety
Safeguarding children and child protection guidance and legislation applies to all children up to the age of 18.
As part of ELAN we ensure that all staff adhere to the Safeguarding Policy 2020-21 which is developed in line with recommendations from NSSCB. The policy is reviewed annually by ELAN and governors and is a working document that reflects our practice.
Parents/carers can request a paper copy from the office.
In addition to our existing safeguarding policy we have also published additional information about safeguarding during the Coronavirus outbreak. This addendum to our policy can be found below.