It is the aim of all leaders, managers and governors at Harehills Primary School to create a culture of vigilance where our children’s welfare is promoted and where timely and appropriate safeguarding action is taken if needed.
To enable us to ensure Safeguarding relates to all aspects of life we regularly review all aspects of Safeguarding within school.
Policies related to Safeguarding
- Child Protection policy
- Care and control policy (the use of reasonable force)
- Medical Conditions policy
- Educational Visits policy
- Intimate Care policy
- ICT and Online Safety policy
- Whistleblowing policy
- Anti-Bullying policy
- Absconding Policy
- Growing and Changing (SRE) Policy
- Keeping Children Safe in Education Policy
Staying Safe Online
We take E-Safety very seriously in school and use the S.M.A.R.T. rules to ensure all our children stay safe online.
Whole staff training March 2020
Mrs Janet Haywood is the Lead Designated Child Protection Officer for School. We have 3 other Designated Child Protection Officers who have regular refresher training
Whole Staff training happens every 3 years (last training January 2019) Refresher training happens at the beginning of an academic year and termly after that.
Head teacher Child Protection training (March 2014), Refresher training September 2021.
CSE (Child Sexual Exploitation)
Staff from our Upper Key Stage 2 team have recieved training on this in 2018.
FGM (Femail Genital Mutilation)
All staff have received training on this (April 2022)
All Teachers received training January 2019
Team Teach (use of reasonable force)
We have staff who have been Team Teach trained based in all key stages
Manual Handling Training
We have staff trained to safely move children with disabilities. This enables both the child and the member of staff to remain safe.
We a have staff trained in First Aid, including Paediatric First Aid, in all key stages. Members of our lunchtime staff are also trained
We have 6 staff trained. For more information please follow the link to Vacancies tab