Child Protection & Safeguarding
Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility - 'It could happen here'. Our practice is underpinned by 3 key principles:
All members of our school community have 'Areas of Responsibility for Safeguarding' and we have designated leads in place for:
We have 40+ policies, procedures and practices in place to ensure effective safeguarding arrangements, well supported by the 'Derby & Derbyshire Safeguarding Children's Board' and backed-up by regular, on-going training and support at all levels.
If you have a concern about a child who does/does not attend our school, including about bullying, please contact the Head teacher (Mrs Joanne Baillie - DSL) or the Deputy Head teacher (Mrs Louise Swinfield - Deputy DSL) or the Assistant Head teacher (Mrs Jo Marsden - DDSL) directly by coming to our main school office, or by:
Phone - (01332) 880449
Website e-mail link - 'Our School' - 'Contact Details' - 'Contact Us'
Please see below for some of our Safeguarding policies. We also have policies for the following, and if you would like to view these, please contact school: CCTV; Drugs; Educational Visits; External Contributors; Food; Private Fostering; Recruitment; Relationship, Sex, & Health Education (RSHE)
We follow LA guidance for 'General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)' and policies/procedures can be viewed here or requested from school.