St Margaret Clitherow Catholic Primary School
Learning for life, loving God
Ourselves and others.
Valuing all of His creation
Enabling us to do our best
At St Margaret’s our aim is to ensure the safety and well being of all our pupils and staff and to follow laws and guidelines for the protection of children and adults. We value all those with whom we come into contact and aim to treat all people with respect and care.
We have created this policy statement with due regard to: Keeping children safe in Education (September 2019) and the most recent guidance, Common law duty of confidence, Human Rights Act 1998, Data Protection Act 1998, Children Act 2004, Freedom of Information Act 2000, The Caldicott Standards,
Safe guarding outcomes for children are:
Children and young people are safe
effective services in taking reasonable steps to ensure that young people are safe
Safeguarding is not just protecting children from deliberate harm, it includes: