If you have any concerns or are worried about your child’s or anybody else’s safety or wellbeing you can contact any of the members of staff listed below:
Miss McCabe (Designated Safeguarding Lead)
Miss Donaldson (Deputy Safeguarding Lead)
Miss S Brown
Mrs D Brown
Are you concerned about a child?
If you are concerned that a child or young person is in an emergency situation you should contact the police urgently on 999.
Cumbria Safeguarding Hub
If you have significant concerns about a child please contact the Cumbria Safeguarding Hub, phone 0333 240 1727.
NB – In the unlikely event that this number is unavailable due to a fault please call 01768 895019. This should only be used in exceptional circumstances and should not be used during office hours (9am to 5pm Monday to Thursday and 9am to 4.30pm Friday).
Outside office hours – The Emergency Duty Team (EDT) operates an out of hours service. The Emergency Duty Team is one social worker covering the whole county. The EDT service is an emergency only response with the social worker available to provide a response where the needs of the child indicate this.
External agencies must provide the academy with the name of the person(s), together with their DBS certificate number and issue date before meeting with students.
No student will be seen alone unless we have verification of documentation.
Cadas – A registered charity providing drug and alcohol services to individuals, family members and communities to support recovery