At Upton Infant School, the safety and well being of our children and their families is our priority. One of our key aims is for children to be confident, happy and healthy. We work in partnership to ensure these principles are at the heart of everything we do.
This page contains key information about safeguarding procedures at Upton Infant School.
Designated Safeguarding Lead
Prevent (Extremism and Radicalisation) Lead
Designated Looked After Child Teacher
Deputy Safeguarding Lead and Anti Bullying Champion
Sarah Lerigo and Helen Crossley
Early Help and SupportTeacher
Pastoral Support/ELSA/Happiness Club
If you have any concerns about the safety or well being of a child, please speak to a member of staff in confidence.
If you think a child is at risk of significant harm, please contact the
DORSET CHAD (Children's Advice and Duty Service) 01202 228866
Poole Children's Services 01202 123334.
Out of Hours Service 01202 738256
Alternatively use the NSPCC helpline 0808 8005000 or even contact the police using 999.
If you have a safeguarding concern regarding a member of staff or volunteer at Upton Infant School, please speak to the headteacher in confidence.
If you have a safeguarding concern regarding the headteacher, please speak to the safeguarding governors Sarah Lerigo or Claire Shaw at Hamwic Education Trust alternativley the Local Authority Designated Officer, JOhn Edwards on 01305 221122.
For all Safeguarding and Child Protection Policies please use link below