Child Protection & Safeguarding

Mrs R Nile

Designated Safeguarding Lead & SENDCO

Mrs A McGovern

Assistant Headteacher & Deputy Safeguard Lead

Mrs H Hann

Pastoral Care Manager & Member of the Safeguarding Team

Miss V Wendon

Safeguarding Governor

Miss J Barr

Whistleblowing Governor
If you have a concern please contact a member of the Safeguarding team either on 01726 73911 or their emails listed below. However, if you have a concern out of school hours please use the phone number for the Multi-Agency Referral Unit which is 0300 1231 116.
At Mount Charles, we are committed to safeguarding children. The health, safety and emotional well-being of every child are our paramount concern. Our aim is that the children will thrive during their time with us in a safe and happy environment.
We will work in partnership with you to enable your child to achieve their full potential.
Designated Safeguarding Leads at the school are:
Mrs R Nile                 - Designated Safeguard Lead & SENCO
Mrs A McGovern        - Assistant Headteacher & Deputy Safeguard Lead
Mrs H Hann                - Pastoral Care Manager & Member of Safeguarding Team
The Governor with responsibility for safeguarding is Miss Verity Wendon.
All of the above staff have undergone the specialist training required and oversee any children in care (CiC). Mrs Nile is our Designated Teacher for CIC.
All staff are trained in Child Protection Awareness and we have a Safeguarding/Child Protection Policy which is regularly reviewed.
If you want to know more about our procedures or the policy, please speak to one of the Designated Safeguarding Leads.