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Safeguarding and E safety

Safeguarding the children’s safety and welfare is paramount to our school and all adults working at the school undertake regular training to identify potential safeguarding issues that could be affecting our children. If you have any concerns about the welfare of a child in our school please do not hesitate to contact one of the team.

Designated Safeguarding lead: Matthew Kelly Deputy Designated Safeguarding lead: Emily Hopkin Deputy Designated Safeguarding lead: Rob Johnson Key Safeguarding Team: Matthew Kelly, Emily Hopkin, Lucy Sors, Belinda Heighway, Lynsey Scott Robert Johnson,  Catherine Devereux Key Staff Roles
Staff Member Role & Responsibilities
Matthew Kelly Designated safeguarding lead Child Protection eSafety Looked After Children Health and Safety, Welfare and Attendance Ethnic/Racial issues and monitoring Educational Visits Coordinator (EVC) Emotional and Behavioural issues inc. bullying
Emily Hopkin Deputy Headteacher English Lead Deputy Designated safeguarding lead Safeguarding support
Lucy Sors SENCo French Lead Gifted and Talented Children
Belinda Heighway Meeting the needs of pupils with medical conditions Oversight of First Aid DBS checks/Single Central Record
Robert Johnson e-safety Maths Lead ICT Lead/Deputy SENCo Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Lynsey Scott & Belinda Heighway Attendance Meeting the needs of pupils with medical conditions Oversight of First Aid DBS checks/Single Central Record
Catherine Devereux (Chair) Designated Safeguarding link Governor
Shaun Smith School Caretaker Health and Safety School Security
Brian Turner Premises Health and Safety Governor
Kate Dawson Premises Health and Safety Governor
Derek Noble Premises Health and Safety Governor
Marianne Clarke Premises Health and Safety Governor
Matthew Kelly Premises Health and Safety Governor
  2017/18 Safeguarding training plan   Autumn 1 Monday 4th September All staff to complete online FGM/Child Sexual Exploitation modules.   Wednesday 20th September EVC training for all staff   Wednesday 27th September Level 1 Safeguarding Training twilight session for all staff and governors   Wednesday 4th October Fire safety training twilight for all staff and governors   Autumn 2 Wednesday 8th November Prevent training including WRAP training twilight for all staff and governors   Tuesday 21st November NYCC Comprehensive Child Protection Pathway - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead   Spring 1  8th January 2018 whole School First Aid Training   Safer recruitment training for Head of KS1 when dates released in Spring term.   e Safety at Hutton Rudby Primary School   The internet is such an integral part of children's lives these days. It opens up so many educational and social opportunities, giving them access to, quite literally, a world of information and experiences. Along with safeguarding, e-safety is another strand of the 'golden thread' that is embedded across our school. Whether on a computer at school, a laptop at home, a games console or mobile phone, children and young people are increasingly accessing the internet whenever they can and wherever they are. As you would protect your child in the real world, you will want to make sure that they are safe whatever they are doing. Like learning to cross the road, online safety skills are skills for life. If your child understands the risks and can make sensible and informed choices online, they can get the most from the internet and stay safe. UK Council for Child Internet Safety (UKCCIS) 'New technologies inspire children to be creative, communicate and learn. However, while the internet is a great resource, it is important that children and young people are protected from the risks they may encounter. The UK Council for Child Internet Safety (UKCCIS) is a group of more than 200 organisations drawn from across government, industry, law, academia and charity sectors that work in partnership to help keep children safe online. The Council was established in 2010 following a review by Professor Tanya Byron and discusses and takes action on topical issues concerning children’s use of the internet.' Find out more about UKCCIS and click on the link above. UK Safer Internet Safety At the UK Safer Internet Centre you can find e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online. Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre If you have concerns about a child who may be in danger of abuse or if you have seen something online which has made you uncomfortable in any way, then the Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre is the dedicated organisation who can help you. Thinkuknow Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre online resources for children between the ages of 8-16. The site focuses on how to have fun online, how to stay in control online & how to report online. Childnet’s Sorted website http: "This is a new website produced by Childnet designed by young people for young people. It aims to give you advice and information on computer security issues in a practical and simple way to help you sort out the hassles. Hopefully it can make your online experience just that little bit easier and more enjoyable." BBC Webwise This minisite has lots of information on everything to do with the Internet, including extensive advice for parents and carers.  

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