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Primary Academy

Safeguarding – Site Specific Arrangements

At Rushden Primary Academy we take safeguarding very seriously. All staff and volunteers undergo annual safeguarding training, and all visitors to the school are given a short information leaflet outlining what they should do if they have any concerns about a child.

Our Safeguarding Team are:

Liza Davies - Principal and Designated Safeguard Lead (DSL)

Lindsay Edwards - Deputy Principal and Deputy Safeguard Lead

Debs Francis - Family Support Worker and Deputy Safeguard Lead

Helen Mallett - SENCo and Deputy Safeguard Lead

Sophie Parker - Deputy Safeguard Lead

Jen Pursell - Deputy Safeguard Lead


Please see below for details of our Site Specific Safeguarding Arrangements and our Safeguarding Information for Volunteers and Visitors.

For information about Early Help in Northamptonshire click on th link below.

Safeguarding during the Covid-19 pandemic

Amid the Covid 19 pandemic, supporting the wellbeing of children has never been so important. To this end, SSS Learning have produced a free Safeguarding Children 10 Top Tips Parent Resource designed to offer advice on how parents can safeguard their child/ren's mental health and promote their wellbeing. It is available as both a document and a short video presentation.

The link to both resources is here: