Hempstead Schools Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment.
If any visitor into school has any concerns about the welfare and safety of a pupil, they should alert their concerns to a member of staff who will pass these on to the Designated Safeguard Lead as appropriate.
Senior Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO); Stephanie Ponter Telephone No. 01634 331307 admin: 01634 331065
School Designated Safeguarding Lead/ Online Safety Lead; Paul Cross (Head Teacher) 01634 365969 (Infant School) or 371823 (Junior School)
School Deputy Safeguarding Leads;
- Infant School: Miss Lynne McCann (Deputy Head Teacher) Mrs Catherine Moir (Year 2 Lead) and Mrs Nik Burrows (Year 1 Lead) all available on 01634 365969
- Junior School: Mrs Casey Jones (Year 3 Lead) & Mrs Kasha Bull (SENDCo) 01634 371823
Governor for Safeguarding; Mr Mike Dowsett email: firstname.lastname@example.org
School Safeguarding Policies;
- NSPCC Whistleblowing Hotline: call: 0800 028 0285 – line is available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Monday to Friday or email: email@example.com
- Medway Safeguarding Children Board
- Medway Family Information Service; for any information, guidance and support