Child Protection

Child Protection Statement

Glasshouses Community Primary School is committed to ensuring the welfare and safety of all children in school. All North Yorkshire schools, including Glasshouses Community Primary School, follow the North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership procedures. 

 

The school will, in most circumstances, endeavour to discuss all concerns with parents about their child/ren. However, there may be exceptional circumstances when the school will discuss concerns with Social Care and/or the Police without parental knowledge (in accordance with Child Protection procedures). The school will, of course, always aim to maintain a positive relationship with all parents.

 

(The school’s Child Protection Policy is available publicly on the school website and a copy is available from the office on request.). 

 

Glasshouses community Primary School has a zero tolerance approach to peer on peer abuse including sexual harassment and sexual violence.

 

ANY PARENT OR MEMBER OF STAFF WITH ANY CONCERNS SHOULD IMMEDIATELY REPORT THEM TO THE DESIGNATED SENIOR PERSON: SEE CONTACTS BELOW.

The Designated Senior Person for Child Protection is: Nicola Wilkinson (Deputy Headteacher) 

The deputy designated safeguarding leads are: Nicola Thornber, Connor Caswell and Jenny Tropia. 

 

The school's Child Protection Policy is available on the website.