All staff at Calder Primary School receive annual safeguarding refresher training at the beginning of the academic year. They also have regular updates regarding safeguarding procedures and policies in staff meetings and complete online learning modules throughout the year.

All staff have read our policies and procedures and part one of Keeping Children Safe in Education (2018) 

Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mrs Lambert

The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mrs Kennedy

If any of you ever have any concerns regarding the safety of a child please contact Mrs Lambert:  or Mrs Kennedy Alternatively you can speak to our Chair of Governors, please email and address your email FAO Mrs Jean Bradbury. 

Below you will find the policies and procedures which we use to ensure that the children in our care our safe and protected


Reporting A Safeguarding Concern

To report safeguarding worries about a pupil please email  

When concerns are reported about a child, they will be received by our Safeguarding Team who will investigate where appropriate. The Safeguarding Team will respond within one working school day.

Should you need to speak to someone urgently, please call  Children’s Social Care Multi-Agency Screening Team (MAST) on 01422 393336. If a child is in immediate danger, please do not delay - call the police on 999.