Safeguarding

‘Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone’s responsibility. Everyone who comes into contact with children and their families has a role to play in safeguarding children.’ - Keeping Children Safe in Education

Hempland Primary School is committed to ensuring that they fully for fill their responsibility to provide a safe environment in which children can learn. We promote a climate where students and adults will feel confident about sharing any concerns which they may have about their own safety or the well-being of others. We follow the guidance from:

Keeping Children Safe in Education - CLICK HERE

Working Together to Safeguard Children - CLICK HERE

Anyone with any concerns about the welfare of a student MUST report it to our Designated Safeguarding Lead as soon as possible or if they are not available one of her deputies:

Mr Stuart Outram: Headteacher - Designated Safeguarding Lead
hempland.primary@york.gov.uk
01904 555495

Mrs Joanna Kemp: Deputy Head Teacher - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
hempland.primary@york.gov.uk
01904 555495

Mrs Abigail Innes: Assistant Headteacher - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
hempland.primary@york.gov.uk
01904 555495

If however, you are not happy with the actions of those in school responsible for Safeguarding or you cannot contact anyone please contact Children's Front Door directly yourself for guidance on 01904 551900:
If you know of a child who may become vulnerable without additional help and support if you are worried a child or young person is at risk of, or is being, hurt or abused if you want to know about services available to support children and families.