Safeguarding Children in Basnett Street Nursery School
'Safeguarding children and protecting them from harm is everyone's responsibility. Everyone who comes into contact with children and families has a role to play. If children and families are to receive the right help at the right time, everyone who comes into contact with them has a role to play in identifying concerns, sharing information and taking prompt action.' 
  • "Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is defined for the purpose of this guidance as:
  • Protecting Children from maltreatment
  • Preventing the impairment of children`s mental and physical health or development
  • Ensuring that children grow up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care, and
  • Taking action to enable all children to have the best outcomes"
All staff and governors  have regular safeguarding training and receive a copy of  KCSiE 2022
Please see attached document: KCSiE 2023
The nursery school designated safeguarding lead (DSL) is Mrs Lindsay Ingham - Headteacher. If you have any safeguarding or welfare concerns, please speak to the DSL or a Deputy DSL: Ms Emma Barker - Lead Teacher &  Miss Elizabeth Hall - EYFS Teacher, Mrs Hayley Shaw - Family Support Worker
 For further information, please see our Safeguarding Policy which can be found below:

Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy 2023 2024