See Policies below
At St Anthony’s we take our Safeguarding duties extremely seriously. We have robust systems to ensure that we safeguard our children. Part of this is to ensure that everybody has details of who to contact in school with any questions regarding child protection.
Below is the list of our Safeguarding Leads with their role contactable at school – 0161 437 3029.
Staff members working with children are advised to maintain an attitude of ‘it could happen here’ where safeguarding is concerned. When concerned about the welfare of a child, staff members should always act in the best interests of the child. We record all matters on our Child Protection records - (CPOMS)
In relation to children and young people, safeguarding and promoting their welfare is defined in 'Working together to safeguard children' as:
In addition, we are part of the Wythenshawe Academy Trust. Therefore, in the event that members of the Trust, school staff, parents, governors or the schools’ community at large become aware of activities which give cause for concern, the Trust has established this whistleblowing policy and procedure. This is available on the website.
In brief, if you have a concern regarding a member of staff, please bring this to the attention to the Safeguarding Leads.
If your concern is about any of the Safeguarding Leads, please bring this to the attention of the Headteacher.
If you concern relates to the Headteacher, please bring this to the Trust:
Alternatively, you can contact the following: