Our School Commitment
Walverden Primary School is committed to providing a safe, caring and welcoming environment where every child is able to reach their full potential free from harm, abuse and discrimination. All staff and volunteers are expected to discharge their safeguarding responsibilities effectively and recognise that high self- esteem, confidence, peer support and clear lines of communication with trusted adults helps all children, especially those at risk of or suffering abuse, to thrive.
Our school will therefore:
Designated Safeguarding Leads at Walverden Primary School
Our Safeguarding Lead members of staff are Ms Ahmed, Mr Donnan, Miss Arshad and Mrs Kitching. These staff members have undertaken Safeguarding and Child Protection training through Lancashire County Council.
If you have any concerns regarding safeguarding please contact one of the above members of staff.
All other members of school staff are regularly trained and updated in safeguarding and child protection.
The NCA's CEOP Command (formerly the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) works with child protection partners across the UK and overseas to identify the main threats to children and coordinates activity against these threats to bring offenders to account. They protect children from harm online and offline, directly through NCA led operations and in partnership with local and international agencies. For more information, please click the link below.