Safeguarding and Child Protection

Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mr P Johnson (Vice Principal) and Mrs A Holdcroft is our Safeguarding Manager.

Please click the following link to view the schools Safeguarding Policy: SMWCA Safeguarding Policy

Op Sceptre/ Ditch the Blade- mother impact

The following Staffordshire Police podcast  discusses the impact of knife crime on a mother who son was tragically killed through the use of a knife 

The Beat Podcast

 

NSPCC – In Ctrl

More details on the NSPCC In Ctrl programme that can be offered to pupils up to the age of 13 years can be found on the following link In Ctrl information for parents

The service has been developed by the NSPCC to help children and young people to have happier and safer lives off and online.

 

Prevent

Please click the link below to view the Parent Pamphlet detailing information and guidance on The Prevent Strategy

Prevent Strategy Parent Pamphlet

If you have any questions or concerns about the Prevent strategy and what it means for your child, please do not hesitate to contact the Academy

Please follow the link below for useful information for parents who are helping their children to come to terms with terrorist attacks like the recent London Bridge attack in November 2019  https://www.nspcc.org.uk/what-we-do/news-opinion/supporting-children-worried-about-terrorism/

County Lines

The term County Lines describes gangs and organised criminal networks involved in exporting illegal drugs into other areas of the country.  Dealers will exploit children and vulnerable people to move and store drugs and money.  Please click the following links to view information released by Staffordshire Police regarding County Lines. 

County Lines Gang Leaflet
County Lines Leaflet
County Lines KS3 KS4 Education Tool