We are an Operation Encompass School, this means that we work closely with the Police and Children’s Social Care for the protection of our children.
Safeguarding children and Child Protection are integral parts of the roles of all adults at Holy Trinity Church of England Academy. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of all pupils, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and follow our safeguarding procedures.
All Staff and Governors receive annual training in child protection and safeguarding and are aware of the procedure for passing on welfare concerns within the academy.
Parents should be aware that the Academy will take any reasonable action to ensure the safety of its pupils. In cases where the Academy has cause to be concerned that a child may be subject to ill-treatment, neglect or any other form of abuse our staff must follow procedure and inform Children’s Services.
The partnership between home and school is highly valued however Holy Trinity Church of England Academy has a duty of care to all staff. Parents should therefore be aware that if, on rare occasions this relationship breaks down and parents become abusive or aggressive the Academy will take every step to protect staff.
Please click here to download the Keeping Children Safe in Education document.
Designated Safeguarding Contacts:
Mrs T Murphy – Headteacher – Designated Safeguarding Lead
Miss R Scott – Assistant Headteacher – Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs A Spark – Assistant Headteacher – Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
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