Safeguarding

Safeguarding is defined as protecting children from maltreatment, preventing impairment of health and/or development, ensuring that children grow up in the provision of safe and effective care and optimising children’s life chances. 

Do you have concerns about a child and their safety?

Should you have a concern for a pupil's safety, and it is within the school day (Office open between the hours of 8:30am - 3:30pm), please contact the school on 0121 366 6182 and ask to speak to one of our Designated Safeguarding Leads.  These staff have undertaken the relevant training to co-ordinate concerns regarding children's safety and are also able to liaise with the relevant outside agencies to ensure children and families remain safe.  If your concern falls outside of the school day, please telephone the Multi-Agency Safeguarding HUB (MASH) on one of the following numbers

Pupils living within Walsall borough: 0300 555 2866

Pupils living within Birmingham borough: 0121 303 1888

Pupils living within Sandwell borough: 0845 113 5000

Mr. M. Worthington
Designated Safeguarding Lead (S.P.O.C)

Mrs A. Adair
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead 

Mrs D. Wedge
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead 

Mrs D. Roper
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead 

Mrs C. Nicholls
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (Young Explorers)

Mrs C. Plant
Safeguarding Team - Level 2

Do you have concerns about a child that does not attend Meadow View?

There are times where you may have a safeguarding concern about a pupil who does not attend Meadow View.  Should this be the case, please telephone the Multi-Agency Safeguarding HUB (MASH) on one of the following numbers, depending on the borough you are calling from

Walsall borough: 0300 555 2866

Birmingham borough: 0121 303 1888

 Sandwell borough: 0845 113 5000

Useful Documents and Links:

The Walsall Children's Safeguarding Board page can be found at www.wlcsb.org.uk

The NSPCC has also generated guidelines for organisations to ensure the effective safeguarding of children.

The Government has also produced guidelines to support organisations in ensuring the effective safeguarding of children and young people.

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