Kings’ School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
Mrs Allison (Assistant Headteacher) is the school’s Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL). Mrs Berridge (Guidance Manager) Deputy DSL.
Other staff who have received specialist training in Safeguarding and are trained Deputy DSLs are:
Matthew Leeming (Headteacher)
Rob Jeckells (Deputy Headteacher)
Emily Geer (Teacher)
Sarah Clarkson (Head of Year)
Stuart Simpson (Head of Year)
Andrew Chainey (Head of Year)
Matthew Gunning (Head of Year)
Chris Marwood (Head of Year)
Chloe Fox (Pupil and Family Support Worker)
Vicky Lees (Child and Family Support Worker)
If you have any concerns around safeguarding then please contact one of the members of staff listed. The school number is (01962) 861161.
Our Heads of Year also play a significant role in this area and can be contacted on the same number.
Named Safeguarding Governor
The member of the Kings’ School Governing Body with responsibility for Safeguarding is Andy Parkinson.
There are a number of useful resources in the Safeguarding section of our website and links to the ThinkyouKnow website which contains lots of useful resources and links for pupils and parents. There is also a CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection) report button where children can directly report concerns to the police.
We hope that you find this section of the website useful.
The Bridge Education Centre
This is a link to the Young Minds charity website. They offer advice and support about children’s mental health.
If you have any questions about mental health, or you are worried about your child, please don’t hesitate to contact their Head of Year.