St Julie Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and visitors to share this commitment.
Safeguarding is the responsibility of everyone and concerns must always be reported.
The designated teacher for Safeguarding and Child Protection is Anne Hodgson, the Headteacher.
The Deputy Safeguarding Lead is Helen Slocombe, the Deputy Headteacher. The Pastoral Lead, Jane Ashcroft, is also fully trained in Safeguarding and Child Protection.
The School Governor responsible for Child Protection and Safeguarding is Teresa Sims, the Chair of Governors. Her contact details are available via the school office if you feel that you have concerns that cannot be dealt with by the designated staff at the school.
All staff receive regular training in Safeguarding and Child Protection.
Please find below the Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy along with some useful contact information.
VISITORS TO THE SCHOOL: Please note - you are not allowed to use your mobile phone when on the school premises. This is to avoid any misunderstandings and protect children and visitors.
|Multi Agency Partners for Safeguarging||Contact Phone Numbers|
|St Julie Catholic Primary School||01744 678233|
Contact Centre/First Response
* To make referrals to social services if you have concerns about a child at risk
Pre-bereavement and bereavement services
|0151 487 6558 or email@example.com|
Children's Disability Service
* The Bridge Centre (School Age Children)
|Adoption Service||01744 613041|
|Special Educational Needs||https://www.sthelens.gov.uk/send/5-11-years-primary/|
|School Nursing Service||01744 624313|
|St Helens Carers Centre||01744 675615|
|Continence Service||01744 626701|
|Domestic Violence Team||01744 743200|
There are other resources available to support families. Please speak with our Pastoral Lead, Jane Ashcroft.
Information can also be found on https://sthelenslscb.org.uk/lscb/lscb/early-help-for-families/services-and-referral-forms
At any point anyone can report a concern they have about a child to St.Helens Contact Centre on 01744 676600 or in the case of an emergency outside normal office hours (after 5pm) you can contact the Emergency Duty Team on 0345 050 0148
If you are concerned about Child Sexual Exploitation contact St.Helens Contact Centre on 01744 676600 or the police 999.
If you have concerns about radicalisation and extremism or believe your child is at risk then please contact the school and speak with Anne Hodgson/Helen Slocombe or please contact the police 999.
Illegal terrorist information, pictures or videos you’ve found on the internet can be reported here www.gov.uk/report-terrorism
The NSPCC website www.nspcc.org.uk has informative pages to help direct and support your child and family.