Doucecroft School

The safety of our pupils is paramount. It always comes first and is everyone’s responsibility. A copy of the schools Safeguarding Policy can be found here. 

We have a safeguarding team to keep everyone safe

Louise Parkinson

Designated Safeguarding Lead

Hayley Fraser

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Gayle Jones

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Sam Lawrence

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Tom Pattle

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Kuben Reddy

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mandy Spragge

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

We follow the guidance in these statutory policies: 
Working together to Safeguard Children

The Prevent Duty

Keeping Children Safe in Education

Our Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Provision at Doucecroft

Here are some other links that may be of use:  

Childline Get help and advice about a wide range of issues, call childline on 0800 1111 

NSPCC The NSPCC is the UK’s leading children’s charity, preventing abuse and helping those affected to recover. 

NEW Dedicated NSPCC helpline 0800 136 663

The new helpline will provide both children and adults who are potential victims of sexual abuse in schools with the appropriate support and advice. This includes how to contact the police and report crimes if they wish. The helpline will also provide support to parents and professionals too.

Young Minds The UK’s leading charity fighting for children and young people’s mental health. 

UK Safer Internet Centre Where you can find online safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online. 

Stonewall Supporting people with LGBT concerns