Safeguarding is Everyone’s Responsibility

Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mrs Jane Whitehouse-Sharpe, Headteacher.

Our Deputy Safeguarding Leads are Mrs Sarah Vail and Mrs Nicky Bray.

Our named Safeguarding Governor is Mr Paul Clark.


Our safeguarding and child protection policy is below. Please note that it is compliant with ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2016’ which is the DFE guidance. It also takes account of the ‘Prevent’ duty June 2015, which seeks to tackle anti- extremism.

If you have any concerns about safeguarding please speak to a member of staff, who will help you. Don’t delay if you have a concern. Share it with one of us.

Child Protection Policy 2018


Worried about a child’s safety?

If you are concerned about a child in Dorset and want to speak to someone contact the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 01202 228866 or email and give as much info as you can.

More info can be found at:

If a child is in immediate danger or left alone, you should contact the police or call an ambulance immediately on 999 or 101 for specialised Police Services.

Childline: 0800 1111


Dorset Safeguarding and Children Board

Please click here to go to the Dorset Safeguarding and Children Board website.  On this website you will find information about how to keep children safe from abuse and neglect and what to do if a child is being harmed.

Information for parents

Please click here to read the Dorset Safeguarding Children’s Board information for parents and young people leaflet – Child protection and your school.

Contact Us

For more information or to get in touch:

01258 860446
or by Email