Safeguarding

All schools have a statutory duty to keep every member of the school community safe and to follow guidelines and procedures to ensure that this happens. Keeping everyone safe is at the heart of everything we do. All staff have completed Safeguarding Training which is updated regularly. All new staff are expected to complete Level 1 safeguarding training.

The Safeguarding Team at Charlestown are:

Safeguarding Lead:

Mrs. Stewart (Assistant Head teacher / Inclusion manager )

Other dseignated safeguarding staff are:

Miss. Denham (Assistant Head)

Mrs. Morrison (Family Support / Attendance Officer)

Miss. Giles (Senior Learning Mentor)

We base our policies and prcatice on the following Government Documents:

'Working together to safeguard children - February 2017'

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/working-together-to-safeguard-children--2     

'Keeping children safe in Education - September 2016'

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/keeping-children-safe-in-education-2

'Protecting children from radicalisation: the Prevent Duty - August 2015'

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/protecting-children-from-radicalisation-the-prevent-duty

The latest Government Safeguarding documents can also be downloaded from:

https://www.gov.uk/topic/schools-colleges-childrens-services/safeguarding-children/latest

The web address for Manchester Safeguarding Children Board is below and can be used to obtain more Safeguarding Information:

www.manchestersafeguardingboards.co.uk

Below are our school policies which relate to Safeguarding and some more useful web addresses.

https://www.nspcc.org.uk

https://www.barnados.org.uk

 

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