Meet our safeguarding team.
Designated safeguarding lead: Mrs Rebecca Butler
Deputy designated safeguarding lead: Mrs Jessica Robinson
Deputy designated safeguarding leads: Mr Steven Badger
Safeguarding lead: Mrs Emily Heathcott (Family support worker)
What should I do if I am concerned about a child’s well-being?
If you have a concern for the well-being of a child you can report your concerns to a member of our safeguarding team, or any member of our staff team. Any member of our staff team, who is not part of the safeguarding team, will help you find a safeguarding lead.
Alternatively you can contact the school safeguarding team via our phone numbers or emails:
01235 812762 (School office)
07873 662963 (Direct line to Mrs Heathcott)
What should I do outside of school hours?
If you have a concern out of school hours you can contact any of the following services:
South Oxfordshire Area Team - for open cases or no-names consultations: 01865323041
The multi-agency safeguarding hub (MASH) online
Or by calling them on 0845 050 7666
Local and Commuinity Support Service (LCSS) -No names consultation or Early Help assessment team: 03452412608
How do I deal with a disclosure?
Receive: Stop and listen
Reassure: Calmly reassure and remember not to keep secrets
React: Explain who you are going to contact with this information
Record: Make notes, record exactly what is being said, do not make judgements or ask leading questions
Report: Contact the safeguarding team or MASH
What do I do if I have a concern about a member of staff?
As school we take all concerns about staff members seriously. If you have a concern you can speak to us directly or you can call the LADO:
The designated officer for the Local Authority (LADO) is Alison Beasley: 01865815956