At Grove House Primary School, the Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mrs Raza. In the absence of the Designated Safeguarding Lead, a Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead will deal with child protection matters. The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads are Mrs Summerscales, Miss Wade or Mr Pattison. Posters of who to speak to if you have a concern can be found around school. You can contact report a concern to a Designated Safeguarding Lead by contacting them via the school office:
Telephone Number: 01274 636921
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively, if you are concerned about the safety or welfare of a child in the Bradford District, or believe that a child is at risk of immediate harm, these are the numbers that you can call for advice and to make a referral:
In Bradford, safeguarding children is everybody’s business. Safeguarding Children means protecting children from physical, emotional or sexual abuse or neglect. It also means improving their life chances by supporting children to grow up to be confident, healthy and happy adults.
If you are concerned that a child is being harmed you must not keep these concerns to yourself. Contact the numbers above to ensure that you speak to a suitable person who can listen to, and record your concerns and then take the appropriate action.
Keeping children safe is everyone’s responsibility.