The school aims to ensure that:
Appropriate action is taken in a timely manner to safeguard and promote children’s welfare
All staff, Trustees and Governors are aware of their statutory responsibilities with respect to safeguarding
Staff, Trustees and Governors are properly trained in recognising and reporting safeguarding issues
2. Legislation and Statutory Guidance
This policy is based on the Department for Education’s statutory guidance, Keeping Children Safe in Education and Working Together to Safeguard Children, and the Governance Handbook. We comply with this guidance and the procedures set out by our local safeguarding children board.