At Kidsgrove Primary School, Safeguarding is the golden thread of our school practice. We advocate high expectations and at Kidsgrove our practice is exemplary. Our executive head and partner school Waterside Primary School have supported a number of school across the country in Safeguarding and work positively with families to ensure the best outcomes for all, most importantly the children.
Should you wish to speak to anyone about Safeguarding at Kidsgrove, please email us on the link below or come and drop into school. The door is always open. You can also phone the Safeguarding team on 01782 973970 or complete the out of hours contact form.
The Safeguarding Team
Safeguarding supervision - Mrs Joanne Knowles - Jo.firstname.lastname@example.org
Designated Safeguarding Lead - Mrs Emma Brookes - email@example.com
Deputy Safeguarding Lead - Mrs Lucy Newbon - firstname.lastname@example.org
Safeguarding Governor - Mr Nigel Butler - Chair of Governors - email@example.com
Safeguarding Out of School
SAFEGUARDING CONTACT NUMBER
If during the holidays you are concerned about the safety of a child or young person or see something in the community please report it to the Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Safeguarding Team on 01782 273970 - this number will transfer to the Senior leader on duty. Any individual can make a referral. You could also phone 101. We all have a care of duty.
Please be vigilant on the websites and apps your children are speaking on and check their settings to ensure they are not at risk speaking to inappropriate adults or peers. If you feel there is a situation that is not appropriate Call the police immediately and photograph any evidence of such behaviours.
If you identify online any websites or individuals through social media prompting terrorism and extremism please log these with the police and the government portal. https://www.gov.uk/report-terrorism
Please complete the safeguarding form if you have a concern. Remember you can call directly to the Staffordshire Safeguarding board; if it is urgent during the holidays and/or weekend.