The Governors and staff at Cliffedale Primary School are committed to providing a safe and secure environment for children, staff and visitors, promoting a climate where children and adults feel confident about sharing any concerns which they may have about their own safety or the well-being of others.
To ensure that governors, staff and volunteers fulfil their statutory requirements in respect of safeguarding and promoting the welfare and well-being of all pupils.
Support a culture of safeguarding, building resilience and collective responsibility for the safety and well-being of others.
Work constructively with partner agencies to ensure timely and appropriate support for vulnerable children and their families.
Raise awareness of child protection issues amongst staff, parents and pupils and to describe clearly the procedures that have been adopted to identify and support children at risk and to respond to concerns and disclosures.
Ensure that Cliffedale meets the Lincolnshire Safeguarding Children Board’s standards and uses safer recruitment practices.
For further information please speak to our school Designated Safeguarding Lead, Rebecca Coley or our Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead, Lindsay Smith. Our E Safety Officer is Mr David Murphy.
There are lots of websites that provide information for parents on how to help children stay safe when using the internet, below are a selected few.
Kayleigh’s Love Story is as a warning to young people, both girls and boys, about the dangers of speaking to people they don’t know online. It is currently being shared with children of secondary school age to raise awareness of the dangers when using social media.