Safeguarding & E Safety
If you have any concerns that a child has been harmed, is at risk or you receive a disclosure, please contact the school office and speak to a member of the safeguarding team.
- Tom Dell, Head of School
- Helen Addison, Inclusion Lead
- Suzan Kern, Class Teacher
CEOP is the National Crime Agency’s ‘Child Exploitation and Online Protection’ service. CEOP works with child protection partners across the UK and overseas to identify the main threats to children and coordinates activity against these threats to bring offenders to account. CEOP protects children from harm online and offline, directly through National Crime Agency-led operations and in partnership with local and international agencies.
You can contact CEOP to report any inappropriate online activity. CEOP help children stay safe online. If someone has acted inappropriately towards you online, or to a child or young person you know- it may be sexual chat, being asked to do something that makes you feel uncomfortable, or someone being insistent on meeting up- you can report it to CEOP by following this link:
ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor about anything - no problem is too big or too small. Call free on 0800 1111, have a 1-2-1 chat online or send an email. Visit http://www.childline.org.uk/Pages/Home.aspx for further information.
The NSPCC (National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children) helps children who have been abused to rebuild their lives, protects children at risk, and finds the best ways of preventing child abuse. For further information, visit http://www.nspcc.org.uk/ or call 0808 800 5000.
- Internet Matters Parental Controls - https://www.internetmatters.org/parental-controls/
- Nintendo Switch Parental Control Guide- https://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/parental-controls-nintendo-switch
- PlayStation 4 Parental Control Guide - https://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/parental-controls-playstation-4
- PlayStation 5 Parental Control Guide- https://www.playstation.com/en-gb/support/account/ps5-parental-controls-spending-limits/
- Xbox One Parental Control Guide- https://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/parental-controls-xbox-one
More Links for Parents:
- CHILD NET - http://www.childnet.com/parents-and-carers/hot-topics
- CEOP for Parents - https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/
- Safer Internet Day - http://www.saferinternetday.org.uk
- NSPCC - https://www.net-aware.org.uk/?mc_cid=6edb2c8180&mc_eid=305562f16e
- Digital Parenting Magazine - http://www.vodafone.com/content/digital-parenting/learning-and-fun/digital-parenting-magazine.html#
The link below features a guide to what children do on the internet, the threat of online strangers and how to ensure a healthy balance between internet use, your child's online privacy, digital security and more:
E-safety links for children:
- CBBC - Stay Safe! http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/topics/stay-safe
- KID SMART - http://www.kidsmart.org.uk/default.aspx
- THINK YOU KNOW? - http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk
- MCGRUFF - http://www.mcgruff.org/#/Main
- DISNEY (INTERNET SAFETY) - http://family.disney.co.uk/internet-safety
CHILDNET - http://www.childnet.com/young-people/primary
NSPCC Online safety
This is a great source of support for parents. Think about adding this link to your website.
Project from The Lucy Faithfull Foundation
NSPCC PANTS Campaign
For further information, please see the The Howard Trust Partnership, E-Safety: