Safeguarding at St. Mary's

Should you have any concerns regarding the safety or well being  of a child, please contact myself;
Mrs Alison McDonald- Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) (Headteacher) immediately on:
01208 73218
In the absence of the DSL you can speak to any of the following Senior Safeguarding Team members:
Mrs Anna Cox Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer (DDSL) (Safeguarding Coordinator and Pastoral Lead)
Mr Justin Holmes -Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer (DDSL) (Deputy Headteacher and Class 6 teacher)
The Safeguarding Governor for the school is: Mrs Alison Wagstaff. You can contact her on 01208 73218.
If you have a concern about the safety of a child outside of school hours, please contact:

Multi Agency Referral Unit (MARU) on:

0300 123 1116

We have a moral and statutory duty to ensure all allegations of child abuse are listened and responded to appropriately. This may include discussions with parents, however all cases of suspected abuse will be referred to and assessed by the MARU.

Furthermore, please feel free to contact Mrs Scott or Mrs Andrews in the school office with any other queries you may have.

For the school safeguarding policy and other useful safeguarding documents, please see 'Safeguarding Policies' .