Safeguarding is of paramount importance at St Mary’s Catholic Primary School. We have regular training for staff in safeguarding and updates.
The Designated Safeguarding Lead at St Mary’s Catholic Primary school is Mrs L. Concannon
The Deputy Designated Safeguarding at St Mary’s Catholic Primary School is Mrs J. Blincow
The nominated Governor for Safeguarding is : Mrs R. Clark
In addition the following members of staff and Governors have undertaken Safer Recruitment training:
Mrs L. Concannon
Mrs R. Iley
Mrs D. Thorneycroft
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All staff and governors must ensure that they are aware of these procedures.
As part of our commitment to safeguarding, all teaching staff at St Mary’s undertook refresher Prevent training in September 2019.
During 2019-20 we had a visit from Northamptonshire Police and Key stage 2 children took part in their Blue Butterfly Project. Our school has embraced this and staff wear the Blue Butterfly as a reminder that children should share their worries.
Some key government documents relating to safeguarding include: