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    Safeguarding Team

    At Notre Dame High School Safeguarding and Child Protection are regarded as the single most important aspect of each person's role.

    If you feel that a young person is at risk, or is the subject of abuse, you should contact a member of the Safeguarding Team.

    Members of staff with a Safeguarding concern should complete a referral form, which is accessible from Staff/Safeguarding Information/Referral Form.

    The team:



    Contact details

    Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) – Learning Support Centre Manager – Assoc Leadership Team


    Julie Brazell


    01603-611431 x1125/1106

    LSC St John’s


    Alternate DSL (ADSL)

    Assistant Headteacher –

    Student Welfare

    Shirley Stevenson


    01603-611431 x1039

    Room C23




    Contact details

    Designated Safeguarding Officer  (DSO) - Deputy Headteacher


    Tom Pinnington

    01603-611431 x1083

    Room 46


    Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO) -

    Y10 & 11 Pastoral Support Worker

    Janice Murphy


    01603-611431 x1022

    Pastoral Office


    Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO) -

    Family and Student Support Worker

    Jackie Steventon

    01603-611431 x1030/1106

    LSC St John’s


    Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO) – Assistant  Headteacher

    Paul Short


    01603-611431 x1029

    Room 49


    Designated Safeguarding Officer (DSO) – Pastoral & Curriculum Support Manager

    David Butters

    01603-611431 x 1080

    Pastoral Office

    Members of staff with a Safeguarding concern should complete and hand over a referral form to one of the team, which is accessible from Staff/1_Safeguarding.

    If raising a Safeguarding concern or an allegation of abuse against a person working with Children and Young People (up to the age of 18) please inform the Headteacher immediately in person, or their Deputy, if the Headteacher is not present.

    To view our Safeguarding Policy click here.