Penshurst CE Primary School is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all students, staff and visitors.
Our Designated safeguarding lead is Mrs Sue Elliott and Mrs Katy Foy & Ms. Collette Rainbow are our Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officers. If you have any concerns relating to the wellbeing or safety of a child please speak directly to them.
Mrs Sue Elliott
Mrs Katy Foy
Ms. Collette Rainbow
If you wish to raise a safeguarding issue or concern within school, please contact our safeguarding team via email@example.com
Further information and useful telephone numbers
Local Authority Designated Officers – 0300 041 0888, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Emergency Out of Hours – Integrated Front Door – 0300 041 1111 or the police
Prevent Education Officer – Sally Green 03000 413 439, Email: email@example.com
NSPCC Reporting Line – 0808 800 5000, Email: help@NSPCC.org.uk
NSPCC Whistleblowing Line – 0800 028 0285
North Kent Safeguarding Team – Ian Watts 03000 414 302
Parent volunteers are required to have a full DBS check. Please contact the school office by email (E: firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information. All helpers will attend safeguarding training with one of the designated safeguarding leads.
We work with outside organisations and agencies to enhance our safeguarding procedures, such as Kent Police Operation Encompass and the NSPCC.