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):

Miss Laura Warren


Miss Louise Merriman

Deputy Headteacher

Mr Marc Leader

Assistant Headteacher

Miss Laura Clarke

English Lead

Natalie Tugwell

Interim KS1 Lead

Miss Eva Hanlon


Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads (DDSL):

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