Safeguarding At The Hart School

The Hart School and Creative Education Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. Our professional and dedicated staff and Governors all share this commitment. Our school has policies and procedures in place for safeguarding our pupils, all of which are in accordance with local authority and statutory guidance. The school also adheres to safer recruitment guidelines.

The Hart School Safeguarding Team

We are dedicated to keep our children safe in education and work in close partnership with other agencies including: local health services, the health authority and social services, all of which share our commitment in safeguarding children and young adults.

If you have any safeguarding concerns, no matter how small they may seem about the safety or welfare of any child please contact the School’s designated safeguarding lead, Mrs Heidi Goodall or email safeguarding@hartschool.org.uk

If you are worried about a child or young person

If you want to talk to a social worker, you can contact Staffordshire Children’s Advice and Support at the number below.  If you are concerned that by calling you may be put in a difficult position, you can make a referral anonymously.

Telephone:

  • 0300 111 8007 – Option 1 – you will then be presented with further options depending on the nature of the enquiry.
  • Emergency out of hours: 0345 604 2886
  • Staffordshire Children’s Advice and Support (SCAS)
    Staffordshire County Council