We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support children, families and staff at school. All concerns are passed through the members of staff who are trained as “Designated Child Protection Officers” which make up the ‘Safeguarding Team’ in school. Here in Furness Academy, the ‘Safeguarding Team’ consists of:
If you have any serious concerns about your child or any other pupil at Furness Academy please do not hesitate to contact ANY member of staff, who will know who to contact, or indeed direct you to for the most appropriate advice and help.
Alternatively, if it is an emergency situation you can contact the police on 999, or you can contact the Cumbria Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) on 0333 2401727
If you have a specific concern, or a general question or query, please contact our named Safeguarding Officer, Mrs Linzi Stanway.
To safeguard children in our school we do the following:
For more information, on our Safeguarding Young People and Behaviour policies please visit our Policies page.