Safeguarding

Badger Hill is committed to the safeguarding of all children. We promote the health, well-being and safety of the pupils in all we do. All adults working with or on behalf of children have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. Our children have the right to protection, regardless of age, gender, race, culture or disability. They have a right to be safe in our school. If members of the community have any safeguarding concerns, Please telephone Mrs L Crowe at the school on 01287 676289 or email office@badgerhill.rac.sch.uk

Our designated person for child protection is Mrs L Crowe, Head Teacher.

Mrs N Morgan, Mr D Davies, Mrs K McCarron and Mrs A Dallara are deputy designated persons for child protection.

The Governor with responsibility for child protection is Mrs C House.

The welfare and safety of children who attend our school is our paramount concern. Badger Hill works with a specialist Education Safeguarding consultant to ensure best practice who delivers annual training to all staff and ‘Keeping Safe Online’ workshops for children from Y1-Y6 and to parents. An audit of practice and skills is completed and termly supervision is accessed by the safeguarding team. Members of the Leadership team and Governing Body have been trained in Safer Recruitment and Vetting. Procedures are followed in all appointments to the school.

As stipulated by the Children Act (1989), the Education Act (2002) and the Protection of Children Act (2001), the staff at Badger Hill Primary School have a duty to report any concerns that they may have that any child may be at risk from significant harm or may be suffering significant harm, particularly as a consequence of possible abuse.

CBBC Stay Safe
Do you know how to stay safe online?
Dongle the rabbit will teach you all he knows with his video and quiz.

Safe Surfing With Doug
Find out about safe surfing with Doug and his friends.

McGruff
McGruff is a Crime Dog – world famous for his advice on how to stop crime before it happens, and for his great sense of humour! Some of his work involves teaching children how to stay safe online. Check out the different areas of the site there’s so much to learn!

Net Smartz Kids
Be totally cool and show your friends how much you know about Internet safety by watching the video clips on here. There are also loads of activities and games that will test your knowledge!

Newsround Quiz Internet Security
Test your knowledge of internet safety with this quiz from CBBC Newsround.
There’s also further information if you’re not sure on anything.

Safe Kids Quiz
The Online Safety Quiz is your chance to show that you know how to be a safe Internet surfer. Answer each question and, when you get it right, you’ll go to the next question.

Safe Kids Internet Safety Rules
Here’s a list of rules to help you stay safe when you’re online. How many of them can you remember? Why not print them out and put them up next to your computer.

Think You Know
The “Thinkuknow” website is brought to you by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) centre. You may have seen some of their video clips on National TV recently.
There’s a lot of information here for both children and adults parents even have their own area of the site!
Teachers have the chance to train from the professionals and then deliver suitable training in schools.

Safety Land
Safety land is normally a very nice place to live, but a nasty character is sending yucky emails and messages. Captain Broadband needs your help to find the nasty character. You need to navigate around Safety land answering questions. When you have answered them all correctly, the nasty character will be taken to jail and you’ll become a certified hero, just like Captain Broadband

Attachments
Safeguarding Flyer
POLICE Leaflet