All members of our community can make a Safeguarding referral. Staff and Governors are trained in Safeguarding to Level 1 and have regular refresher training.
The key persons involved with safeguarding are:
Wendy Figes ( Executive Head)
Safeguarding Lead/ SENCO
Trained to Level 3
Health and Safety and First Aid at work trained
Claire Murray (KS2 teacher)
Deputy Safeguarding Lead
Claire Morfoot ( Chair of Governors)
Governor for Safeguarding
For advice and training on Safeguarding we advice our community to use the Cumberia Local Safeguarding Children's Board.
The web address is: http://www.cumbrialscb.com
As a School we abide by the principles outlined in 'Keeping Children Safe in Education', the most recent copy of this can be found in the Policies Section of this website:
Our Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures are outlined below - the latest versions of these can be found in the Policies Section of the website:
Thornhill Model CP Policy and procedures
Peer on peer Abuse Policy and procedures
Overarching Safeguarding Statement
Working Together to Safeguard Children
Our Internet Safety procedure is outlined below - the latest version of these can be found in the Policies Section of the website:
Model Online Safety Policy and Procedure
The Lucy Faithfull foundation has advice and support for families and professionals where there is a possibility of sexual abuse. Please follow the link to get to their homepage.