At Garstang St Thomas' keeping our children safe is paramount in everything we do. All staff undergo safeguarding training and staff, visitors and volunteers who come into contact with the children will all have enhanced DBS clearance inline with the latest safer recruitment guidelines.

Mrs Ife is the designated senior lead (DSL) for child protection and safeguarding and Mrs Stewart is the back up DSL. If you have any concerns that you would like to raise please come into school and speak to Mrs Ife or Mrs Stewart.

Below are links to the school safeguarding policy and the latest government advice "Keeping Children Safe in Education.

Safeguarding Policy

Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2016

If you are a child and want to talk to someone, you can speak to any member of staff at school or contact Childline to speak to someone on line or on the phone. Just click on the link below to go to their website. The childline number is free and doesn't show up on any telephone bills.