If you have any concerns that a child is at risk, has been harmed, or you receive a disclosure, please contact the School Office on 01372 458538 or firstname.lastname@example.org and ask to speak to a member of our Designated Safeguarding Leads below:-
The internet is a wonderful resource, however ensuring our pupils know how to use the internet safely is vitally important.
Read our Online Safety Guide here along with a copy of the Online Safety Presentation Slides for Parents and a Apps Good and Bad as provided in our recent internet safety talk for parents.
Alongside continuous teaching in the classroom, both parents and children can make use of the following resources:
CEOP is the National Crime Agency’s ‘Child Exploitation and Online Protection’ service. CEOP works with child protection partners across the UK and overseas to identify the main threats to children and coordinates activity against these threats to bring offenders to account. CEOP protects children from harm online and offline, directly through National Crime Agency-led operations and in partnership with local and international agencies.
You can contact CEOP to report any inappropriate online activity. CEOP help children stay safe online. If someone has acted inappropriately towards you online, or to a child or young person you know- it may be sexual chat, being asked to do something that makes you feel uncomfortable, or someone being insistent on meeting up- you can report it to CEOP by following this link:
ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor about anything – no problem is too big or too small. Call free on 0800 1111, have a 1-2-1 chat online or send an email. Visit http://www.childline.org.uk/Pages/Home.aspx for further information or https://www.childline.org.uk/kids/
The NSPCC (National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children) helps children who have been abused to rebuild their lives, protects children at risk, and finds the best ways of preventing child abuse. For further information, visit http://www.nspcc.org.uk/ or call 0808 800 5000.
More Links for Parents:
E-safety links for children:
NSPCC Online safety
This is a great source of support for parents. https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/
The Lucy Faithfull Foundation https://www.lucyfaithfull.org.uk/
NSPCC PANTS Campaign
Chat Health is a text service enabling young people at secondary school to reach out to a school nurse team to ask for help about a range of issues, or make an appointment with a school nurse confidentially https://childrenshealthsurrey.nhs.uk/ChatHealth
Read our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy on our Policies page at https://www.manorhouseschool.org/school-life/policies/