At Bassetts Farm, we take our role in safeguarding very seriously as we believe all children have the right to feel and be safe.
- Our Senior Designated Officer is Mrs Sarah Bennett
- Our Deputy Designated Officers are Mrs Helene Wangdi, Ms Sarah Downs, Mrs Chris Clarkson and Mrs Anneli Davies
- Our Safeguarding Governor is Mr Shane Robinson
If you have any concerns about your child or a child within the school, please do contact us.
Alternatively, if it is at a weekend or during school holidays, you can contact the MASH safeguarding team directly on 0345 155 1071
Sources of Support or Help
The Devon Safeguarding Children Board has a wealth of information.
Operation Encompass is a police and school early intervention safeguarding information sharing partnership which supports children experiencing domestic violence and abuse.
The NSPCC have produced this very handy set of information as a guide to parents and for children.
The Parent Info site addresses many issues, with articles, tips, expert advice and resources designed to help parents keep up with what their children are doing on-line. Items include cyber bullying, body confidence and mental health.
Within school, we can offer support through parent meetings, TAF or through signposting you to other agencies. A range of website support for wellbeing can be accessed here.