Safeguarding, Child Protection and Online Safety
Safeguarding and Child Protection
If you believe a child is in immediate danger or risk of harm, call the police on 999.
For concerns about a child or where you have ongoing concerns please contact:
Concerned about a child?
Kent Social Services
Call: 03000 41 11 11
9am – 5pm
Out of hours and in an emergency
Call: 03000 41 91 91.
5pm – 9am
For more information you can visit the Kent Safeguarding Children Multi Agency Partnership
Visit the Kent Safeguarding Children Multi Agency Partnership website if you're worried about a child.
At Wye School we take the safeguarding of our students very seriously. Our aim is to ensure the safety and wellbeing of students, and always prioritise the interests of our children.
Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone’s responsibility. Everyone has a role to play in identifying concerns, sharing information and taking prompt action is vital in ensuring children receive the support they need.
We have a safeguarding team who you can speak to about any safeguarding concerns. Please do not hesitate to contact them on the email address below if you have a concern.
Designated Safeguarding Leads
Main email address for the safeguarding team:
Inside the email please provide as much detail as possible about the concern e.g.
- Child’s full name
- Date of Birth for the child (if known)
- Details of the concern
Designated Safeguarding Leads:
Mr Luke Magee – firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs Riona Sparks – email@example.com
Ms Katherine Davis – firstname.lastname@example.org
Designated Teacher for Looked After Children:
Mrs Lydia McCorriston – Lydia.email@example.com
Report and Support
Students are able to report to the pastoral/safeguarding team if they are experiencing the following:
- They are being mistreated by someone and don’t know where to get help.
- They need help with online or social media issues.
- They need some advice or someone to talk to.
Students will find a report and support box opposite the printers by medical. Slips are available for students to complete. The box is checked each evening.