'Keeping Children Safe'

Guidance for Parents and Carers

The Children's Act 2004 states - Every Child Matters

All children have a right to:

  • Stay safe
  • Be healthy
  • Enjoy and achieve
  • Achieve economic well-being
  • Make a positive contribution

Roles and responsibilities:

All our staff in school receive regular training for safeguarding. If staff have concerns, they have a duty to inform either Mr N Sharp (Headteacher) or Ms J Piper (Deputy Headteacher).

Mr N Sharp - Headteacher - Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)

Ms J Piper - Deputy Headteacher - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DDSL)

Effective safeguarding is the responsibility of the Governing Body.  

The nominated Governor for Safeguarding & Child Protection is Andrew Norman.

Our policies for Safeguarding and Child Protection can be requested from the school office or accessed from the school website.

If you would like additional support or information please use the links provided. 

Cumbria Safeguarding Children Partnership



Safeguarding leaflet for pupils
Updated: 18/04/2023 354 KB
Keeping Children Safe in Education
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Covid-19 poster