Safeguarding

Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility

If you have any concerns about a child’s safety you should report these immediately to the school’s Designated Safeguarding Lead’s (DSLs).  The Federation DSLs are:

  • Ms Heidi Jordan (Executive Headteacher)
  • Miss Denise Mattock (Head of School at SIS)
  • Mrs Heallen Payne (Head of School at WVJS, SENDCO)
  • Mrs Felicity Jackson (Teacher)
  • Mrs Denise Betts (Finance/Admin)
  • Mrs Andrea Clarke (Teacher)

At Spixworth Infant School the DSLs are:

  • Ms Heidi Jordan (Executive Headteacher)
  • Miss Denise Mattock (Head of School)
  • Mrs Felicity Jackson (Teacher)
  • Mrs Denise Betts (Finance/Admin)

The Governor responsible for Safeguarding is: Mr Peter Lamble

If you have a concern about a member of staff, this can also be reported to a DSL.  If your concern is about the Executive Headteacher, you should report this concern to the Chair of Governors: Mr Matthew Ward. If your concern is about the Head of School, you should report your concern to the Executive Headteacher: Ms Heidi Jordan.

If you believe a child is at risk of serious harm you can also call the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on: 0344 800 8020 Or if your concern is about a member of staff, the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) on: 01603 223473

Further Information

Safeguarding Policy 2020

Whistleblowing Policy 2020

Prevent Policy 2018

Children’s Health Guide: Birth to Preteen www.drugwatch.com/health/children/

Online safety advice and tips: www.nspcc.org.uk/what-we-do/about-us/partners/nspcc-o2-online-safety-partnership/

www.nspcc.org.uk/shareaware

net-aware.org.uk/

learning.nspcc.org.uk/research-resources/

nspcc.org.uk/pants