Belgrave St Bartholomew’s Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children.
The school is a place where every person has the right to be themselves, to be included and to learn in a safe and happy environment.
We ensure consistent, effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support children, families and staff at school. For more information please take a look at our Safeguarding Policy.
CHILD PROTECTION & SAFEGUARDING
Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mr G. Barlow
Our Deputy Lead Practitioners are
Mrs L. Baker and Mrs R. McNamara
Our Safeguarding Lead Practitioner is Mrs L. Jones
Should any of the safeguarding team be unavailable, any member of our SLT team will be happy to talk to you.
You can also visit:
Services to promote wellbeing and recovery of children and young people in mental distress – and additional support for parents, carers and teachers.
Offering a range of support to parents and professionals, including counselling for you or the child/young person, training on issues around bereavement and loss.
CAHMS work with parents and children to promote the development of children and young people so they can flourish at home and when they get to school.
Whether you want to understand more about how you're feeling and find ways to feel better, or you want to support someone who's struggling, Young Minds can help.
Providing free counselling and support services for anyone from the age of 4 who have been affected by sexual violence and abuse.
Digital resource that offers targeted advice to parents on a range of subjects including mental health and well-being, behavior and family issues. This resource also offers a helpline and live chat.
Talk PANTS helps children understand that their body belongs to them, and they should tell someone they trust if anything makes them feel upset or worried.
Childline is for children – a free, private and confidential service where you can talk about anything. They are there for you online, on the phone, anytime.
Call free on 0800 1111.
FGM is a very upsetting and distressing experience and it’s important to remember that it's wrong and you don’t need to suffer alone.
FGM happens when a girl’s private parts are removed or altered. FGM is abuse, and it’s illegal in the UK. If you or someone you know is worried about FGM, you can talk to Childline. Our counsellors are here to support you.