Nigel Bowes Academy is committed to safeguarding children and promoting children’s welfare. We expect all staff, governors, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment and maintain a vigilant and safe environment.

All members of our Safeguarding Team are trained to Level 3 Safeguarding Children standards. All staff at Nigel Bowes Academy have regular Safeguarding training and understand their role in protecting children.

Have a concern?

If you have a concern about a child, please contact the school and ask to speak with the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) or one of their deputies.

If you have a concern about a child outside of school hours please contact the following Local Authority out of hours services:

For any emergencies relating to welfare or safety, dial 999.

Please find a guide to multi-agency working to help, protect and promote the welfare of children by following the link:

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Nigel Bowes Academy Safeguarding Team – 01202 524041