Child Protection and Safeguarding

The purpose of the Academy’s Child Protections and Safeguarding policies and procedures is to provide a framework to ensure every child who is a registered student at our school is safe and protected from harm.  Our policies and procedures aim to give clear direction to staff, volunteers, visitors and parents about the expected behaviour and our legal responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all children at our school.  
 
Safeguarding is defined as:
 
All staff and visitors have an important role to play in safeguarding children and protecting them from harmful actions and influences. 
 
It is the responsibility of every member of the Academy community to