Safeguarding Links for Parents 

safeguarding

We have put together a series of useful safeguarding links, designed to raise parents awareness of safeguarding issues.

Please click on the links below to take you to the relevant external sites. 

For any immediate safeguarding concerns, please contact the Designated Safeguarding Lead at Godinton Primary School, Miss Jill Talbot (Deputy Headteacher). 

 

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The NSPCC is the leading children’s charity fighting to end child abuse in the UK.

From talking ‘PANTS’ to approaching difficult issues, the NSPCC website has a range of tips and advice to help parents keep children safe, whether they’re at home, out and about or online.  Their useful guides include information on child abuse and neglect, child protection in the UK, signs, symptoms and the effects of abuse and details of services and resources.  There is also a dedicated link to report cases of abuse.

 

talking-pants

Talking ‘PANTS’ is the NSPCC guide to helping parents talk to their children about ‘the underwear rules’. Downloadable guides for parents and children are also available.

kidscape

Kidscape is a leading charity, helping to equip children, parents and professionals with the skills to tackle bullying and safeguarding issues across the UK.

prevent-duty

Further information for parents about the school’s approach to addressing the Prevent Duty in the classroom.

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A useful guide for parents designed to raise awareness of extremism and radicalisation.

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Visit the Government website Educate Against Hate for further information about radicalism and extremism.

op-willow

The Kent Police website includes information about child abuse including the local response to child sexual exploitation – Operation Willow.