Section 175 of the Education Act 2002 places an explicit duty on Governing bodies to ensure that policies and procedures in schools regarding safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children are effective.
St. Mary's Catholic Federation has policies and procedures in place regarding the safeguarding of all children and also to promote the welfare of children.
Policies are available here or via the school office.
Lead Safeguarding Person (Nursery & Infant Schools): Mrs M Quinn
Safeguarding Deputies (Nursery & Infant Schools): Mrs S Hulme, Miss E Bryant
Lead Safeguarding Person (St Mary's Catholic Junior School): Mrs G Owens
Safeguarding Deputies (St. Mary's Catholic Junior School): Mrs S Hulme, Mrs H nicholls
Governor designated safeguarding officer is: Mr T Richmond