Child Protection and Safeguarding

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 Junior School 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.

Our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy is viewable here.

Lead Safeguarding Person is: Mrs G Owens

Safeguarding Deputy is: Mrs S Hulme or Mrs H Nicholls

Governor designated safeguarding officer is: Mr T Richmond