English Martyrs Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.
Staff work hard to maintain an environment where children feel safe and secure. Children know that they can approach any of the adults in school if they are worried and that they will receive a consistent supportive response.
In recognising our responsibilities for Safeguarding and Child Protection, as a school we:
Our safeguarding policies can be found within the 'Policies' section on our website. If you would like to know more about our policy or procedures for Safeguarding, please speak to Dr. Townsley (Headteacher), Mrs. Benham (Assistant Headteacher) or Mrs Angell (SENCo).
Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Dr. Helen Townsley (Headteacher)
Our Safeguarding Lead Deputies are
Mrs. Benham (Assistant Headteacher), Mrs. Angell (SENCo) and Mrs. Furlonger (Business Manager).
Mrs. Furlonger (Business Manager) leads on managing our single central record and administration of safeguarding training.
Mrs. Amos and Mrs. Jarman are our lead governors for Child Protection.
The West Sussex LADOs (Local Authority Designated Officers) are Miriam Williams and Donna Tomlinson.