Hempstead Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment.
If any visitor into school has any concerns about the welfare and safety of a pupil, they should alert their concerns to a member of staff who will pass these on to the Designated Safeguard Lead as appropriate.
Senior Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO); Stephanie Ponter Telephone No. 01634 331307 admin: 01634 331065
School Designated Safeguarding Lead; Mr P Cross (Head Teacher) 01634 371823
School Deputy Safeguarding Leads; Mrs C Jones & Mrs K Bull 01634 371823
Governors for Safeguarding; Mr M Dowsett email: firstname.lastname@example.org
School Safeguarding Policies; Safeguarding Policy ICT Policies (including e-Safety and Acceptable use Policies)
- NSPCC Whistleblowing Hotline: call: 0800 028 0285 – line is available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Monday to Friday or email: email@example.com
- Medway Safeguarding Children Board
- Medway Family Information Service; for any information, guidance and support