Millfield Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
The Designated Lead Teacher for Safeguarding is:
Mr S Kelly (Head teacher)
The Deputy Designated Lead Teacher for Safeguarding is:
Mrs E Parsons (Deputy Head teacher)
Our Designated Governor for Safeguarding is: Mrs Sue Bramwell
The Designated Governor for Safeguarding meets with the Head teacher (Designated Safeguarding Lead) a minimum of once every term to be updated on safeguarding issues, monitor practice and ensure that the school continues to give the highest priority to this area of its work.
Date of last meeting: Monday 15th May
Date of next meeting: Monday 5th July
Our staff completed their Level One Safeguarding and Promoting the Welfare of Children Training for adults working in the education sector on Tuesday 20th October 2015. This will need to be updated by October 2018. The school makes arrangements for any new staff joining the school to have Level One training as soon as possible.
Click here to view our safeguarding policy.
The Prevent Duty - Protecting children from radicalisation
On 1st July 2015 the Prevent duty (section 26) of The Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 came into force. This duty places the responsibility on local authorities and schools to have due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism.