Safeguarding Statement

Goosewell Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children in our care. We require all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment.

The  leaflet below contains information about our expectations whilst visiting the school.  If you are unclear about anything, please speak to any one of the contacts named within.

If you are concerned about the safety of any child in our school, you must report to one of the safeguarding staff listed in this booklet.

Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL):

Mr James Gentile


Miss Laura Warren

Deputy Haedteacher

Mr Marc Leader

Assistant Headteacher

Miss Louise Merriman

Assistant Headteacher

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads (DDSL):

Mrs Lizaine Arnold

Office Manager

Mrs Jo Penk

Parent Support Advisor

Nominated Safeguarding Governor:

Mrs Rebecca Ellerker

Safeguarding Governor

Designated Teacher for Looked After Children:

Mr Marc Leader

Assistant Headteacher