Blackbrook Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Our Child Protection Policy contains the following safeguarding mission statement:
If you are ever concerned about the safety or well‐being of someone at our school please talk to the school’s Designated Safeguarding Lead or Deputy.
The Designated Safeguarding Lead/ Prevent Lead is Barney Rycroft- (Headteacher)
In the event the DSL being absent, the following members of staff has been trained as deputy.
Designated Safeguarding Deputy: Paula Steed (SENDco)
The Nominated Safeguarding Governor: Hollie King
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any concerns about your child or other children at our school. If you believe that a child is in immanent danger, please contact Somerset Children's Social Care or the Police. Our Safeguarding Policy can be found under Key Information- Policies.
If you are worried about a child and you cannot contact someone in school please ring Somerset Direct on 0300 123 2224
The link to the Somerset Safeguarding Children Board is here:
You can also click on the CEOP link on our homepage to report online abuse/ concerns.