Safeguarding our students

BOURNE END ACADEMY SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT 2019-20

 

Safeguarding legislation and government guidance says that safeguarding means:

  • Protecting children from maltreatment
  • Preventing impairment of children’s health or development
  • Ensuring that children are growing up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care
  • Taking action to enable all children and young people to have the best outcomes

Safeguarding includes child protection, health care plans, health and safety, site security, safety on school trips, anti-bullying work and so much more.

Bourne End Academy Child Protection Team consists of:

  • Kerri-Anne Leavy  (Deputy Headteacher – Designated Safeguarding Lead)
  • Angela Rogerson (Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead)
  • Julie Douglas (Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead)
  • Sarah Hassell (Assistant Headteacher – Additional Designated Safeguarding Lead)
  • Nicola Brumann (Deputy Manager of ARP – Additional Designated Safeguarding Lead)
  • Mr Likhon Muhammad (Headteacher)

All staff receive annual Child Protection and Safeguarding update training and are aware of the procedures for passing on concerns within school. If any members of the school or local community have concerns about the welfare of a child in the school, please pass them on to the School Child Protection Team.

 

The following safeguarding documents outline the protocols and Safeguarding processes followed at the Academy:

Child Protection and Safeguarding

Addendum COVID 19 Safeguarding

COVID-19 Safeguarding Addendum V2 BEA[1]

Safeguarding Guidance for Online Teaching

Working Together to Safeguard Children 2015

Keeping Children Safe In Education 2019

 

The NSPCC Share Aware campaign has useful facts and advice for parents and carers.

NSPCC Share Aware

Think U Know is a set of resources developed by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre.

ThinkuKnow

 

How to set online privacy settings on social media sites:

Barnardos RUSAFE 2020- Online Privacy Settings

Further safeguarding information from the Government.

You can report an incident or seek advice using the following links.

Report a hate crime

Report Terrorism

Report domestic abuse

 

Information on Child Sexual Exploitation

Child Sexual Exploitation

 

Report a safeguarding concern during COVID-19

Covid-19

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