Every workplace has a legal responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of children & vulnerable adults. 

 

Safeguarding means:

  • Protecting children from abuse and maltreatment.

  • Preventing harm to children's health or development.

  • Ensuring children grow up with the provision of safe and effective care.

  • Taking action to enable all children and young people to have the best outcomes.

Support contact numbers:

  • NHS - 111

  • Police - 999

  • NSPCC Hear2Help Young People Service - 01733 207620

  • NSPCC free helpline - 0808 800 5000

  • Children's Safeguarding Team, Health - 01480 418633

  • Aspire Drug and Alcohol Service - 07780495317

  • Special Education Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support Service (SENDIASS) - 01223 699211

Helpful websites:

Childline - www.childline.org.uk

Bullying UK - www.bullying.co.uk

Kidscape (preventing bullying and child abuse) - www.kidscape.org.uk

Think U know (internet safety) - www.thinkuknow.co.uk

The Kite Trust (gender and sexuality support) - www.kitetrust.org.uk

MIND (mental health issues) - www.mind.org.uk

Cambs Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence  - www.cambsdav.org.uk

Womens Aid (against domestic violence) - www.womensaid.org.uk

Against Violence and Abuse - www.avaproject.org.uk

Safeguarding Officer at PSA Academy :   Elizabeth Howarth

Take a look at our Safeguarding Policy linked below for a more in-depth understanding of how Safeguarding works in the workplace

Peterborough Skills Academy


Email: info@psatraining.org.uk

 

Address​​​​​​: 2 Woodston Business Centre,

Shrewsbury Avenue,

Peterborough

PE2 7EF

 

Call us on:  01733 516000

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