Safeguarding

Safeguarding at Belmont Primary School

The welfare of the children within Belmont Primary School is of utmost importance to us all. All members of staff (including lunchtime supervisors, teachers, teaching assistants, administrative staff and cleaners) have received safeguarding training and will continue to do so on an annual basis as well as throughout the year on specific safeguarding issues.The school works closely with a number of agencies and, where concerns arise, due process is followed to ensure the safety and well-being of the children.

The Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is Mr C Gibson (Headteacher). There are also Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads (DDSL) who are Mrs S Noble (Deputy Head / SENDCo), Mrs L Allen (School Business Manager), Mrs N Lynas (Early Years’ Lead), Miss R Moscrop (Upper KS2 Lead), Miss C Sunderland (Lower KS2 Lead), Mrs A Brown (Office Manager) and Mrs A Fox (Office Admin Assistant). If you have any concerns at all about the welfare of any child, please do contact the school to speak to any of these people. Our ‘named governor’ for safeguarding is Mr M Hewitt who can be contacted via the school. The main contact number for the school is 01287 635332.

 

AGENCY CONTACT NUMBER
Police 999 for emergencies  or 101 for non emergencies
Redcar and Cleveland Social Care 01642 771500 or (08702) 402994 for ‘out of hours’ emergencies
Redcar and Cleveland Local Safeguarding Children’s Board (LSCB) http://www.teescpp.org.uk then ‘click’ on the link on the right hand side of the page for Redcar and Cleveland specific site
NSPCC https://www.nspcc.org.uk

REMEMBER, NEVER BE AFRAID TO CONTACT THE ABOVE AGENCIES. THEY PROVIDE EXCELLENT ADVICE, HELP AND SUPPORT.

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy 23/24
Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023
Working Together to Safeguard Children