All children have the right to feel safe; if you have any concerns it is your responsibility to report it.
The name of the Designated Senior Person is: Dan Roberts
The names of the Deputy Designated Senior Persons are: Jo Weaver and Becky Edwards
The name of the link Child Protection Governor is: Carolyn Bruce-Spencer
Please contact us within school hours if you have a concern by telephoning the school and speaking to one of the designated persons.
Alternatively please send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org
We cannot keep safeguarding concerns about children and young people confidential and may need to pass information on to Children’s Social Care or the police to investigate further.
Other important contacts
The Gateway - 01752 668000 email@example.com
Plymouth Out of Hours Service - 01752 346984
Local Safeguarding Board Business Manager – Siobhan Wallace 01752 307144
Local Authority Designated Officer – Simon White 01752 307144
For more information about the role of the Local Authority Designated Officer, please download this leaflet
NSPCC Helpline - Counsellors are available 24 hours a day and can provide an independent first line of contact for those who may otherwise be unsure where to turn. Any adult worried about the welfare of a child can call the NSPCC’s Helpline on 0808 800 5000, text 88858 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Our policies and procedures are consistent with South West Child Protection procedures (for further details please see www.swcpp.org.uk) and respond to the statutory guidance outlined in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2014.
Recent updates - September 2015
Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) – You can access this parents’ guide
Preventing Extremism and Radicalisation – You can access this parents’ guide