It is the duty of the DSL to pass on concerns, when raised, about pupils in our school to the appropriate agencies. We will of course work in partnership where possible, in an open and honest relationship, with parents and carers.
Designated Safeguarding Lead: Chris Hansen
Deputy Safeguarding Leads: Michelle Everett, Laura Edkins and Jennie Price (Malvern Vale site)
Prevent Single Point of Contact (SPOC): Chris Hansen
Safeguarding Governor: Peter Bailey
Safeguarding Administrator: Claire Evans
Additional information about Safeguarding at Somers Park Primary School:
Somers Park Safeguarding Policy Documents
Somers Park Early Help
Early help means providing advice, help or support where we identify there is a specific need or difficulty within a family. As professionals we work alongside a child, young person and their family / carers to address the challenges they are experiencing, helping them to access the support and make any changes needed. This could be at any point
in a child’s life, from birth to 18 years old and on more than one occasion, as we know children and young people are always growing and developing their needs change, as well as the needs of their families and carers. Early help is about supporting children and young people when there is a challenge in their lives or that of their families as soon as
Early Help in Worcestershire- Support for Families
For more information about Early help in Worcestershire and services and support that may assist you visit the website:
These are some of the Early help services and support available across the county for families.
Each section identifies the name of the service, the lead organisation, what the service provides, who it is appropriate for, how it can be accessed and the relevant contact information.
Our School has been given the opportunity to take part in a national project, which is being run locally in partnership with Worcestershire County Council and West Mercia Police.