Safeguarding

Chart Wood 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 students and staff at school and follow the guidance of Keeping Children Safe in Education 19th September 2018. If a student 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

The safety of our students is our number one priority.  As we all know, the risks in modern society are varied and constantly changing and we cannot remove these, so we all need to help educate children in ways to keep themselves safe.

Safeguarding Team:

If anyone is worried that a student 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.

Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) – Kate Penfold Tel: 01737 215488 email: kate.penfold@cws.surrey.sch.uk

Deputy Designated Lead – Kerry Smith Tel: 01737 215488 email: Kerry.smith@cws.surrey.sch.uk

Deputy Designated Lead – Steve Gale Tel: 01737 215488 email: steve.gale@cws.surrey.sch.uk

Surrey Council Safeguarding Team Tel: 0300 200 1006

Designated Safeguarding Governor: tbc

For any safeguarding concerns the team can be contacted via the school office Tel: 01737 215488 or

Email: admin.merstham@cws.surrey.sch.uk

The difference in my boy since he started at Chart Wood a year ago is amazing and really positive. My boy loves all aspects of his school day and now comes home a lot calmer and happier. I wouldn’t want to place him anywhere else now.

 

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