Please find below links and documents which you may find useful.
If you have any concerns about a child please contact one of the safeguarding leads in school:
Mrs Munro, Mrs Preece, Miss Phillips or Mrs Lee (St. George's Junior School.
Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is defined as: protecting children from maltreatment; preventing impairment of children’s mental health and physical health or development; ensuring that children grow up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care; and taking action to enable all children to have the best outcomes.
Safeguarding is not just about protecting children from deliberate harm. It relates to aspects of school life including:
- pupils’ health and safety
- the use of reasonable force
- meeting the needs of pupils with medical conditions
- providing first aid
- educational visits
- intimate care
- internet or e-safety
- appropriate arrangements to ensure school security, taking into account the local context.
What to do if you think a child is being harmed or is at risk
If you think a child or young person is being harmed or is at risk of being harmed
then you must contact Children Services and tell them your concerns.
It might be you that is being harmed.
Do not delay, please contact us straight away
The agencies below are here to help you.
Initial Contact Team 0345 678 9021
NSPCC 0800 800 5000
Childline 0800 1111