The Designated Safeguarding Lead is Nic Luker - please contact her through the school office if you have safeguarding concerns.

In her absence, the Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads are Samantha Kasselman and Kevin Edmonds (Head Teacher)

Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL), Miss N Luker 020 8549 4555 

No child should suffer harm - at home, at school or in the wider world.

Everybody has a responsibility to keep children under the age of 18 safe from harm and abuse.

We ALL play an important part in keeping our children safe.

We have links to our school’s safeguarding procedures and what you can do if you think a child is not safe. There are some useful contacts, please keep it in a safe place.

Keeping Children Safe in School

All children have the right to feel safe. At school, we have a responsibility to ensure that our children are protected from harm. This includes physical, emotional and sexual abuse, neglect and bullying.

At St Paul’s Primary School:

What does the school do if they are worried about a child?

If a child discloses that she or he is being harmed or if we are worried about a child’s welfare, our staff follow the guidelines set out in the Safeguarding Policy.

Click the button below for information about support and tips to help you keep children safe. Including information about advice on children’s mental health to staying safe online, support for parents and what to do if you’re worried about a child. 

Parents and Carers

As a parent or carer, you are the most important person in keeping your child safe. As a parent or carer, you should:

If you are worried about the safety or welfare of any child, you should talk to the Class Teacher or to Miss Luker, the Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Single Point of Access

You can contact Single Point of Access (SPA) the Kingston Service for advice, support and guidance to professionals, families and the public or to report a concern about a child or young person. 

Call on 020 8547 5008, or if you need to speak to someone urgently after hours or at the weekend, call the ‘Out of Hours’ team on 020 8770 5000. The SPA team are open and available from: 

If you think a child is in immediate danger you should call 999.

Useful contacts

St Paul’s Primary School Designated Safeguarding Lead, Miss Luker

Tel: 0208 549 4555

SPA  - Tel: 0208 547 5008

Childline  - 0800 1111

Childline is a free 24 hour telephone help line for children

If you are seriously concerned about a child’s immediate safety, you should phone the Police on 999.