Safeguarding is EVERYBODY's responsibility.
- Protecting children from abuse and maltreatment.
- Preventing harm to children's health or development.
- Ensuring children grow up with the provision of safe and effective care.
- Taking action to enable all children and young people to have the best outcomes.
Child protection is part of the safeguarding process. It focuses on protecting individual children identified as suffering or likely to suffer significant harm. This includes child protection procedures which detail how to respond to concerns about a child.
Advice for the parents and carers of teenagers (Anna
teenage years are both exciting and challenging to parent and carers. It can be
hard to know whether a teenager's feelings and behaviour are normal or becoming
Anna Freud Centre's child mental health experts have written a leaflet to provide simple advice and guidance to parents and carers about how to make conversations about their child's feelings part of everyday life.
Download "Talking Mental Health with young people at secondary school: some advice for parents and carers" booklet.
As part of our ongoing commitment to keeping young people safe, we would like to share a useful website for parents - stop, speak, support
If you have any concerns that you would like to report to the school, please ask to speak to:
Mrs N Devine - Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs K Harrowing - Child Protection Officer
Mrs K Coxon - Student Welfare Officer