Brooke Weston knows that it is of the upmost importance to have good systems for protecting and safeguarding the welfare of all our students. This means that anyone who works with our students must be alert to possible concerns and report these appropriately and in a timely manner.
In order to protect our students, it is our aim to:
Brooke Weston will support all students by:
All Brooke Weston staff should be aware that:
If a staff member has a concern, that a child is being harmed or is at risk of harm or receive a disclosure (intentionally or unintentionally), they must contact one the following:
If a parent has any concerns of a safeguarding nature then please contact any of the key personnel above on 01536 396366
For further information on safeguarding please view the The Brooke Weston Trust policy for safeguarding and child protection.
The Brooke Weston Trust policy for safeguarding and Child Protection is to:
If any Brooke Weston Trust employee has a complaint or concern that isn’t able to be dealt with formally or at a school level then they need to put the complaint in writing and a formal process of investigation will begin.
For further information on our Whistleblowing procedure please view The Brooke Weston Trust Whistleblowing Procedure.
The Brooke Weston Trust Whistleblowing Officer is:
The Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)
The MASH can advise on whether a family needs early help or whether they meet the threshold for statutory child protection. Telephone: 0300 126 1000
Out of hours service
Should you need to contact children's Social Care urgently during the evening, at night or at the weekend, phone the out of hours team on 01604 626938. An operator will answer the phone and take details of the problem and your contact details. They will then pass this information over to the duty social worker.