Worried about a child?
If you think a child is in immediate danger
If you are worried or concerned about anyone under 18 who you think is being abused or neglected, or that a child and their family need help and support, please contact The Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 01452 426565 option 1 (opening hours: 9am – 5pm) or email firstname.lastname@example.org and/or the police immediately.
Out of hours
Outside of office hours, you should contact the Emergency Duty Team (EDT) on 01452 614194 or, if you have concerns about the immediate safety of the child or you believe a serious criminal offence has been committed please contact the Police at any time.
If you have concerns or are worried about a child(ren), advice, help or support can be also be sought from the following:
Pastoral Support Team:
Contact: 01452 881800 opt 2 or email@example.com
Designated Safeguarding Lead:
Contact: Mr L Pajak 01452 881800 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: 01452 881800 or email@example.com
For more information click on the link to our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy (including Safer Recruiting) and COVID-19 additional appendix, also click here for Keeping Children Safe in Education
The NSPCC can also offer advice on reporting child abuse – https://www.nspcc.org.uk/keeping-children-safe/reporting-abuse/