The designated safeguarding lead (DSL)

Our DSL is Richard Scoot, Head of Pastoral Care. The DSL takes lead responsibility for child protection and wider safeguarding.

During term time, the DSL will be available during school hours for staff to discuss any safeguarding concerns.

The DSL can also be contacted out of school hours if necessary by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

When the DSL is absent, the deputies – Roz Hodges (Principal), Hayley Grist (Student Support Officer), Michelle Ksher (Lead First Aider/Student Support Officer) will act in his place.


You can find a copy of our safeguarding policy here