"Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone's responsibility. Everyone who comes into contact with children and their families has a role to play."

Keeping Children Safe in Education, September 2023

At High Hesket CE Primary School, we recognise the importance of a secure and safe environment where children are valued and protected. The documents on this page provide important information as to how we safeguard the children in our care. The relevant policies can be found in the 'policies' section of the website. 

The Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mrs A Harvey (Headteacher).

The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads are Mrs L Day (Deputy Headteacher), Miss J Blenkharn (SENCo) and Miss L McDermott (Year 5 teacher).

The Governor with responsibility for safeguarding is Mrs Isobel Haley.