Safeguarding

 

This page is all about safeguarding our children - keeping them safe in every way within our school community, and helping them to learn about how they can keep themselves safe.

 

At Christ Church the health, safety and well-being of all of our children is our highest priority.

 

The school’s designated safeguarding lead people are Mrs Midgley, Miss Ellis and Miss Coward and the designated governor is Mrs Josie Sharp-Tetley.

 

 

Mrs Emma Midgley

Headteacher

Miss Karen Coward

Pastoral Officer

 

 

 

 

     

Miss Katherine Ellis
Assistant Headteacher 

& KS1 Leader

Mrs Josie Sharp Tetley

Safeguarding Governor

 

 

  

If you need to speak to the safeguarding staff please call into school or click here for our contact details.

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There is a detailed Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy, which is available on our Policies page.

It is the Governing Body’s duty to ensure the policy is reviewed annually. All staff have had appropriate child protection and safeguarding training, which is updated every year.

Staff have also had training around Prevent and CSE which is a high priority in Calderdale at the moment.

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Physical restraint: Christ Church follows advice that physical restraint may be used by using the Team Teach approach, if there is the possibility that a child may be about to cause harm to him/ herself or to another, Team Teach will be used, this is only carried out by trained members of staff. Parents will always be informed if your child has had to be restrained in school for any reason.

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We work very closely with the Calderdale Safeguarding Children Board and update our polices and procedures accordingly  Click Here to access their website in order to find lots of valuable information.

 

Online Safety

Keeping our children safe when they are online is really important. Please click here for more information.

 

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