At Cheadle Heath Primary we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, in line with the duty placed on us by section 175 of the 2002 Education Act. We strongly believe that all children have the right to feel safe and to be protected from physical, sexual or emotional abuse and neglect.

Our policy has been developed in accordance with the principles established by the Children Act 1989 and 2004; the Education Act 2002, and in line with government publications: ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’ 2013, Revised Safeguarding Statutory Guidance 2 ‘Framework for the Assessment of Children in Need and their Families’ 2000, ‘What to do if You are Worried a Child is Being Abused’ 2003. The guidance reflects, ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ 2014.


SCHOOL POLICY Safeguarding policy ~ September 2016 
If you have any concerns about a child at risk of harm, abuse or neglect it is important that you contact the multi-agency safeguarding and Support Hub (MASSH) on 0161 217 6028 or complete this online form.  However, if the child is at immediate risk then call the Police on 999.
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