Everyone at Thomas Adams School who comes into contact with children and their families has a role to play in safeguarding children.
The School works with social care, the police, health and other services to promote the welfare of children and protect them from harm.
Dr Garside is the Designated Safeguarding Lead who can be contacted via the Pastoral Team number of 1939 237070 or via the main school number of 01939 237000.
The School’s Child Protection Policy and the Staff Behaviour Policy (Code of Conduct) details all the school procedures. If it is outside school hours and you think a young person is being harmed or is at risk of being harmed, then you can contact Children Services on 0345 678 0921 or you can also speak to Public Protection Unit (West Mercia Police) – 0300 333 3000; NSPCC – 0800 800 5000; Childline 0800 1111. If you think a child is in immediate danger call 999.