At Lauriston we are passionate about and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and visitors to share this commitment.
We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school. We have robust policies in place for ensuring the wellbeing of our children. These policies underpin our practice and values shared by every single member of staff in our school. Copies are available form the school office.
Any concerns about children are passed through the members of staff who are trained as “Designated Child Protection Officers” in the school in compliance with the “sharing of information” guidance.
As part of our duty to keep children safe from harm we must identify any child that may be at risk from neglect or physical, emotional...
What to do if you are concerned about a child
Children and young people have the right to grow up safe from harm or abuse. If you are worried about a child or young person, please contact one of the designated leads above or contact the the Hackney Family Support Service’s first response team on 020 8356 5500.
The designated Child Protection Officers are:
Head of School - Designated Safeguarding Lead
Senco - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Chair of Governors - Link Governor for Safeguarding
Governor - Link Governor for Safeguarding