The Governors and staff of Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Primary School are fully committed to safeguarding all of the children who belong to the school community. The school recognises its legal and moral duty to promote the well-being of children, protect them from harm and respond to child abuse.
Parents and carers expect the school to provide a safe, secure and caring environment in which their children can flourish. To meet this expectation, the school implements a wide range of measures and policies, including the school’s Safeguarding and Child Protection policy and Health & Safety policy.
The Designated Child Protection Officers are:
Tobias Melia (Head Teacher)
Jan Miles (Senior Assistant Head Teacher)
Louise Burrows (Assistant Head Teacher - Inclusion)
Linda Kelly (Learning Mentor)
Our Safeguarding Governor is:
The Contact Number for the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) for West Sussex is 0330 222 6664
The OLQOH LA Safeguarding in Education Links are Jez Prior and Ali Alison Hannant
The OLQOH LA LADO Links are Miriam Williams and Donna Tomlinson
The Safeguarding Policy is attached below. This it taken from the Local Authority Model Policy and will be updated and ratified Autumn 2021.