At Inkersall Primary Academy, the safety and welfare of our children is at the heart of everything we do. As a school we fully recognise our responsibilities for child protection and safeguarding. Below are links to our safeguarding policy and other useful documents.
Our policy, which is reviewed and approved by the Local Governing Body annually, applies to all staff, governors and volunteers working in the school. There are six main elements to our policy:
We will follow the procedures set out by the Derbyshire Safeguarding Children Board in the Derby and Derbyshire Safeguarding Procedures (www.derbyshirescb.org.uk) and take account of guidance issued by the Department for Children, Schools and Families (in particular Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education 2007).