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Safeguarding & Wellbeing

Compass School Southwark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We have a number of policies and procedures in place that contribute to our safeguarding commitments, including our Safeguarding, Child Protection and Student Welfare Policy which can be viewed on our website.

All staff receive annual Child Protection and Safeguarding update training and are aware of the procedures for passing concerns within school. If any members of the school or local community have concerns about the welfare of a child, please pass them on to the Designated Safeguarding Lead, Jessica Hazlewood on jhazlewood@compass-schools.com, or via the school office on 02035426506, or mobile 07796670211.

Safeguarding Team

Designated Safeguarding Lead – Jessica Hazlewood jhazlewood@compass-schools.com

Head of Year 7 – Miss Hayward – chayward@compass-schools.com

Head of Year 8 – Ms Mohamed – fmohamed@compass-schools.com

Head of Year 9 – Mr Haverty – phaverty@compass-schools.com

Head of Year 10 – Ms DiStazio – adistazio@compass-schools.com

Head of Year 11 – Mr Egbuchiem – pegbuchiem@compass-schools.com

School Counsellor – Ms Julie Langsdown-Mills.  Please speak to your Head of Year if you would like a referral to see the school counsellor

School Nurse – Ms Rachael Constance. Please speak to your Head of Year if you would like a referral to see the nurse. Also see posters around school for more information including drop in service.

Useful websites and telephone numbers

Childline – www.childline.org.uk – 0800 1111

If you have been a victim of crime: Victim Support – www.victimsupport.org.uk

Organisations to support mental health:

Kooth  – www.kooth.com

YoungMinds – www.youngminds.org.uk

Helplines to support young people who identify as LGBTQ+: www.theproudtrust.org/for-young-people

Local Foodbanks

https://www.cityhope.co.uk/community/foodbank.php

School Policy

Safeguarding, Child Protection and Student Welfare Policy