Nothing is more important to us than the safety and welfare of our pupils. We take rigorous steps to ensure that children stay safe and do not come to any harm. We work closely with parents / carers and a range of professional external agencies in order to secure this.
For questions or concerns about safeguarding at Lostock C of E Primary School, please speak to Mrs. Powell or Mrs. Downing or Mrs. Rice. Mrs. Powell or Mrs. Downing, Mrs. Rice and Mrs.Esling receive Cheshire West and Chester Local Authority's Level 3 Safeguarding training for designated safeguarding leads. They also have Safer Recruitment training. All staff have regular safeguarding training led by Mrs. Powell in line with guidance from
Mr. Barker is the Safeguarding link governor. Mrs.Powell (Headteacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead)
Mrs. Downing is the Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead in addition to her role as Deputy Head.
TAF (Team Around the Family)
A Team Around the Family (TAF) meeting should take place when an assessment identifies the need for a multi-agency response. It provides the opportunity to discuss how additional needs can be met for the family. The main functions are: to bring together children, young people, parents and practitioners.