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Callington Community College

Callington Community College

Safeguarding

KEEPING CHILDREN SAFE

All staff at College undertake training in Child Protection and Safeguarding Children.   Any concerns about a child will be passed on to a Designated Safeguarding Officer within the College.  They will decide whether to speak to Children’s Social Care or the Police, who will decide whether they need to investigate.

We have a duty of care and therefore a responsibility to pass any concerns to the Children’s Early Help, Psychology and Social Care Services and/or Multi Agency Referral Unit (MARU).

NEVER KEEP CONCERNS ABOUT CHILDREN’S SAFETY TO YOURSELF
No one wants to hear about children being abused, neglected or unsafe and that sometimes makes it difficult to respond so ….

Remember these three important messages:

  • All children have a right to be safe no matter who they are or what their circumstances.
  • Keeping children safe is everyone’s responsibility.
  • We all need to listen to children even though we may not always be comfortable with what we hear. 

 

CALLINGTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SAFEGUARDING TEAM

Name and Role Phone
Miss Lisa Thomas   Designated Safeguarding Lead   01579 383292 ext. 370
Miss Claire Moran   Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead 01579 383292 ext. 375
Mrs Mandy Underwood   Safeguarding Officer Staff/HR 01579 383292
Mr Alan Yendell   Safeguarding Officer KS5 01579 383292
Dr Jo Turner   Safeguarding Officer 01579 383292

EXTERNAL CONTACTS

Cornwall Children’s Social Care Multi-Agency Referral Unit (MARU)
Tel. 0300 1231 116

South West Child Protection Procedures  www.swcpp.org.uk

Local Safeguarding Children Board Website  www.safechildren-cios.co.uk

Emergency Services
Devon and Cornwall Police
999
101
Cornwall Children’s Social Care Multi-Agency Referral Unit (MARU) 0300 1231 116
Cornwall Children’s Social Care – out of hours 01208 251300 Isles of Scilly Children’s Social Care 01720 424354
Isles of Scilly Children’s Social Care – out of hours 01720 422699 Cornwall Safeguarding Children Standards Unit 01872 254549

 

We cannot guarantee to read your message outside normal school working hours.
If your concern is urgent, you should contact Cornwall Children’s Social Care Multi-Agency Referral Unit (MARU)
Tel. 0300 1231 116