At Redlands School the Safeguarding (Child Protection) of our children is of the upmost importance.
Safeguarding means that we will promote the welfare of our children and ensure we protect them from harm.
Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility at Redlands.
The school operates within the Government legislation documents of;
Recent legislation within these documents highlights current significant national issues, including preventing radicalisation in line with the Prevent Strategy. This is part of the Government's counter terrorism strategy to stop people becoming radicalised into terrorism. There is also an increased awareness of issues such as Grooming, Peer on Peer Abuse, Female Genital Mutilation and Child Sexual Exploitation.
The school also works alongside external agencies to ensure all of our children are kept safe and protected from harm.
These could include;
If you have concerns about a child at the school please contact Mr. Walker (Senior Designated Safeguarding Officer/Head Teacher) or Mrs Hollinger/ Mrs Willford (Designated Safeguarding Officers/Deputy Head Teachers) on 01909 473655.