Safeguarding

Safeguarding Children is everyone’s responsibility

If you are worried or concerned about a child’s safety you can contact the school’s DSL on 01508 812486

Designated Safeguarding Lead – Kate Litchfield

Deputy Designated Leads – Maxine Chafer and Kay Bint

DSLs and DDSLs are trained in dealing with child abuse and safeguarding children.

Emergency Safeguarding Contact Out of Hours

Please follow this link for support outside school hours.

https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/education-and-children/child-protection-and-safeguarding

Phone 999 if a crime is being committed or if a child is in immediate danger.

Contact Leicestershire police on 101 if you think a crime has been committed but there is no immediate danger.

Contact the First Response Children’s Duty Team if you think a child is being:

• neglected
• physically abused
• sexually abused

Telephone the First Response Children’s Duty Team if you have urgent concerns about a child who needs a social worker or police officer today:

Call 0116 305 0005 (24 hour phone line)

Policy

Safeguarding Policy and KCSIE – See Policy Page

Appendix to Child Protection Covid addendum Local review Nov 2020