Designated Safeguarding Lead: Frankie Hayter
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead: Tracy Bennett
Other Members of the Safeguarding & Welfare Team: Jackie Livesey & Andy Richbell If both the DSL and DDSL are both out of the building, they can be contacted by mobile phone in an emergency.
Safeguarding Governor: Michelle Turner
Local Authority Designated Office: Darrel Clews
Allegations against the HT should go to the Chair of Governors.
For the contact details of our safeguarding governor, chair of governors and local authority designated officer, see the posters in the staffroom and main office or the contacts page in the staff handbook.
DfE Publications & Links
It is a requirement that anyone working at St Nics has read at least section 1 of this guidance. An updated paper copy is provided to all staff whenever the guidance changes and to all new members of staff as part of their induction.
If you ever have a worry about a child protection issue that you would like to check out you can use the NSPCC helpline
. You must still follow our school procedures but this provides an extra source of support, advice and information should you want it.Whistleblowing Procedures
You can also contact the independent charity Public Concern at Work (www.whistleblowing.org.uk
: The professionals online safety helpline.