Safeguarding

St Philip’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We ensure that consistent and effective safeguarding procedures and policies are in place to support pupils and staff at school. If a pupil or parent has a concern they should contact the school immediately.

Please see our policy and procedure for further details.

Child Protection, Adult Protection and Safeguarding Policy

Safeguarding Procedure

If anyone is worried that a pupil is being abused or there are safeguarding issues, the senior designated member of staff should be contacted. Alternatively you can contact the LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer) at the Local Authority.

As part of safeguarding the pupils of St Philip’s School we will ensure that no political or partisan view is promoted. If political views are discussed as part of the school curriculum we will ensure this is a balanced discussion.

Contact details for designated persons are as follows:
Designated Safeguarding Lead (school): Debbie Battle
Tel:  020 8739 1953 or 020 8739 1939
Email: debbie.battle@stphilips.rbksch.org

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (school): Ben Walsh, Headteacher
Tel: 020 8397 2672 or Email: ben.walsh@stphilips.rbksch.org

Deputy Designated safeguarding Lead (school): Andrew Hill, Deputy Headteacher
Tel: 020 8397 2672 or Email: andrew.hill@stphilips.rbksch.org

The Designated Safeguarding Governor is: Amy Thompson

Students develop very high levels of positive behaviour and feel extremely safe. They are very considerate, very respectful and caring of others and highly positive about learning.

– Ofsted report

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