St Bernadette’s is committed to the highest standards in protection and safeguarding the children entrusted in our care.
Our school will support all children by:
We recognise that some children may be the victims of neglect, physical, sexual or emotional abuse. Staff working with children are well placed to identify such abuse.
At St Bernadette’s in order to protect our children, we aim to:
If you have a child protection or safeguarding concern, please contact a member of staff below:-
Designated Safeguarding Leads: Mrs Siobhan Moran - DSL
Mrs Sarah Galloway - DDSL
Mr Paul Davies - DDSL
Mrs Nadia Hykin - DDSL
In an emergency please contact:-
Walsall MASH - 0300 555 2866
Out of Hours - 0300 555 2922
Walsall LADO (Walsall Local Authority Designated Officer) - 01922 654040 - Mobile - 07432 422205.
All of our staff are trained in Safeguarding and Child Protection Level 1, which is renewed annually and our Designated Safeguarding Leads are trained in Safeguarding and Child Protection Level 2 and Level 3.
We work with multi agencies to ensure the best outcomes for children and young people. Our Safeguarding Policy and Child Protection Policy applies to all staff, volunteers and visitors to our school as safeguarding is everyone's responsibility.