Schools play an essential role in protecting children from abuse. Staff have close, regular contact with children and young people. They're in a strong position to:
Schools have a statutory duty to protect children in their care. They must have:
The school environment must be a safe place for children. And schools must ensure that adults who work in the school, including volunteers, don't pose a risk to children.
Staff should receive training in how to identify and respond to child protection concerns.
The Designated lead for Safeguarding at Goldenhill Primary Academy is: Mr. Steven Martin (Head Teacher)
The Deputy Designated leads for Safeguarding at Goldenhill Primary Academy is: Mrs. Claire Meadowcroft (Extended Services Manager), Mr. Andrew Bagley (Assistant Head Teacher), Mrs. Sara Cookson (Early Years Leader).
The link governor for Safeguarding at Goldenhill Primary Academy is: Mr. Angela Bradshaw (Chair of governors)