Pupil Safeguarding and Protection

Pupil Safeguarding and Protection


St. Mary’s Prittlewell Church of England Primary School is committed to the safeguarding and protection of all children. To achieve this, we closely follow national and local authority guidelines and adhere to all statutory procedures. All concerns for the safeguarding, welfare, health and well-being of pupils are reported to one of the three Designated Teacher’s with Responsibility for Safeguarding and Child Protection.  


Boston Avenue

Mrs G. Ledger - Safeguarding Officer

Ms M Brewer - Deputy Headteacher and Inclusion Manager

Mr N Booth - Headteacher


East Street

Mrs N Cashell - Deputy Headteacher East Street site

Mrs M Hersey - Assistant Headteacher East Street site


It is the school’s responsibility to refer all such concerns to the appropriate authorities or specific services, in accordance with these procedures.The school Governor nominated for Safeguarding is Rev'd P Mackay.


We require all staff, parents/carers and volunteers to have an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check, in order to support us in our work. Please enquire at the School Office for more details about completing a form.