At Broadwindsor School, we seek to provide a safe and supportive environment which secures the well being and very best outcomes for children in our care. We take seriously our duty to to safeguard and promote the welfare of the children and young people in our care.
Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Philip Smith
Our Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads are Jean-Paul Draper and Petra Morgan
Our Nominated Safeguarding Governor is Lucie Goss
If you have any concerns about a child, the people to talk to are listed above. You can also call the school number on 01308 868376.
If you have urgent information about a child or young person and need a social worker in the evening or on a weekend, call 01202 228866 - the Children's Safeguarding Out of Hours Service
For support with domestic abuse, Dorset Council has a dedicated service - You First, who work with women, men and children. Contact them confidentially on their free phone number - 0800 032 5204. (Please be aware that calls to 0800 numbers may show up on itemised phone bills)
Full information can be found from this LINK
The School adopts a number of policies in relation to Safeguarding: