Safeguarding and Child Protection
The Beaconsfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.
If you have a safeguarding query please contact Mr M Brannon (Designated Safeguarding Lead and CLA (Child Looked After)) on firstname.lastname@example.org
If the school is closed please take the following actions:
If you believe a child is in danger please contact 999 (if the danger is immediate) or 101.
If you are worried that your safety or the safety of any other student is at risk please talk this through with any adult of your choice at The Beaconsfield School. Our dedicated safeguarding team, which is made up of the staff pictured above, are specially trained to deal with any serious situations and may be called upon to help you and/or your peers.
A reminder that all actions and outcomes are recorded for students where there are safeguarding and/or behaviour concerns.
If you have a safeguarding concern please contact the police on 101 or, if it is an emergency, contact 999.
If you wish to speak to our Designated Safeguarding Lead, MrMarc Brannon, please email email@example.com
Policies can be found here
- Referral Flowchart
- Safeguarding Statement for The Beaconsfield School
- Safety Advice
- Support and Advice for Families
Mental Health advice
Buckinghamshire Safeguarding Children Board for advice:
Childline has updated its website to include information to support children and young people concerned about coronavirus, The Independent has also published an article on advice from experts about how parents can respond to their children’s concerns about coronavirus, and includes a comment from the NSPCC.
Visit Childline: Worries about the world: coronavirus
Please refer to these pages to ensure your child is safe online and know what to do if their activity online becomes and issue.
YES Counselling 01494 437373 and see what they can offer
CATCH and speak to them about support available (Children and Teenager Community Help (CATCH) 01296 383962
BFIS for all support networks
SANE for mental health support: 08088010677
Samaritans helpline: 116 123
CAMHS helpline when in crisis:
Call 01865 901951 (Single Point of Access; SPA)
Kooth– Free, safe, anonymous online support for young people.
Need to talk? Childline: Telephone, 0800 1111
Child Exploitation and Online Protection:
Domestic Violence: National Helpline :
Preventing Bullying: Kidscape:
Internet and Phone Safety: Think You Know?
Prevent Strategy (anti-radicalisation) concerns:
Forced Marriage concerns:
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) concerns:
External speakers who will be talking at an event in school will need to fill in the following form.
The Prevent duty is the duty in the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 on specified authorities, in the exercise of their functions, to have due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism. The full Government Prevent Strategy can be viewed here.
The Beaconsfield School is required to have arrangements in place for assessing the risks around particular events and speakers and for managing those risks, while protecting freedom of speech within the law and academic freedom. As Event Organiser, please complete the following form regarding your event speakers.
All fields are compulsory and must be completed. Should you have multiple speakers, please number them, and use a new line for each speaker.
Prevent risk assessment