Safeguarding

Information Summary

Designated Safeguarding Lead incorporating Child Protection Coordinator and Champion for Disadvantaged Children: Mrs Julie Cattle, Headteacher.

Deputy Child Protection Coordinator: Miss Kimberley Peacock, Class Teacher.

Designated Safeguarding Governor:  Mrs Kate Girking, School Business Manager.

Caretaker: Mrs Delia Goldfinkle - site issues.

Headteacher Mrs Julie Cattle (reference to any of the above).

Lockington CE VC Primary School fully recognises the contribution it can make to protect and support pupils in school. If you have any concerns regarding safeguarding whilst you are working in our school then please speak to one of the designated people. Any child protection concerns must be written down and dated then handed to the Designated Safeguarding Lead or a Deputy Child Protection Coordinator or the Headteacher. If a child speaks to you regarding a Child Protection issue, please do not ask any leading questions or promise secrecy regarding any information a child gives you.

Refer also to these documents:

  • Safe Schools, Safe Children, Safe Staff, Booklet, which is published by the East Riding Safeguarding Children Board.
  • ERSCB DfE Document: “Keeping Children Safe in Education”
  • ERSCB Booklet: “Child Protection Procedures Staff Reference Guide” Copies are given to everyone being inducted including volunteers.
  • Strategic Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy 2017-2018

Fire and Visitors:  If you hear a loud electronic bell ringing presume it is the fire alarm. On hearing the alarm, evacuate the school by the nearest exit and congregate on the Playground. If you discover a fire, press the Fire Alarm Button indicted by the sign and found at all main exit points.