Child safety and protection is absolutely paramount in our school and all staff are trained regularly to ensure our systems and practices are fully robust.
At River Beach we work closely with parents, families as well as outside agencies to ensure that any concerns are addressed quickly and efficiently.
If you are concerned about the safety or welfare of any of our children, please speak to one of our Child Protection Officers immediately.
Our Designated Safeguarding Leads are:
Designated Safeguarding Leads (ID 1240)
Mr AyersExecutive Headteacher
Mrs WilkinsonHead of School
Mrs MavinDeputy Head Teacher
Mrs DowlerAssistant Head Teacher
Miss SpiersAssistant Head Teacher
Mr FordAssistant Head Teacher
Mrs BannierInclusion Leader (Special Support
Ms FowlerPastoral Leader
All members of staff, School Community Council members, PTA members and regular parent volunteers are trained regularly in all aspects of safeguarding in line with Government Policy including:
- child protection, abuse & neglect,
child sexual exploitation,
female genital mutliation,
- Prevent strategy to reduce radicalisation & extremism,
For our safeguarding policies please see policies page.
Reporting Safeguarding Concerns
If you have any safeguarding concerns then please contact the school either by telephone or email as follows:
- 01903 725500 (ask to speak to the Designated Safeguarding Leader)
- email@example.com (FAO: Designated Safeguarding Leader)
Alternatively, concerns about a child can be reported directly to West Sussex Safeguarding Hub by clicking this link.
If you think the child is in immediate danger, call the police on 999.
Visit our page on Online Safety Guidance for further information.
Further Information for Parents and Staff
The following websites provide useful information for parents and staff, including issues regarding e-safety: