Please see below for information on Safeguarding, Inclusion and Pastoral Support at St Helen's Primary Academy.

At St Helen's Primary Academy, we take safeguarding very seriously. We have a policy which clearly sets out how we guard everyone's safety in school including worries or concerns we have about religious radicalisation and FGM.

Please click on the links below to read our policies. You are welcome into school at any time to see the policies in print and to talk through any issues, worries and concerns you may have about keeping children safe in school.

We have very strong partnerships with the Barnsley council social care team.

Our names safeguarding staff members are:

  • The Designated Safeguarding Lead for Child Protection is Mrs Andrea Barlow
  • The following members of staff have also received the Designated Person training Mr Andrew Ravenscroft
  • The nominated governor for Safeguarding and Child Protection is Mr J Annetts
  • The following members of staff have undertaken Safer Recruitment training: Mr Andrew Moore-Stow and Mr Andrew Ravenscroft

You can get in touch anytime on 01226 295210

Please click here to read the latest 'Keeping Children safe in Education ' document.

KCSIE September 2016

Please click here to read our St Helen's Primary Academy safeguarding policy.

St Helen's Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy

Please click here to access the Barnsley Safeguarding Board website.

Barnsley Safeguarding Board

Please click here to read our St Helen's Primary Academy prevent policy.

St Helen's Prevent Policy

As well as educating the children, we are here to support children who are feeling vulnerable or at risk for different reasons.

Mr Ruckledge and Mrs Barlow lead pastoral support. Please contact them on 01226 295210

Miss Brown is our Attendance Officer. She can help with family matters, worries or concerns and all things to do with attendance. Please contact her on 01226 295210

We have a specialist Nurturing Classroom setting. For more details about this and the work we do with children who need additional nurture work, please contact Mrs Chambers on 01226 295210

Please remember, the head teacher's door is always open so please call to make an appointment should you so wish.

For any Child Protection concerns or worries about extremest activity, please contact Mr Andrew Moore-Stow or Mrs Barlow on 01226 295210