KTS Academy is committed to the safeguarding of its pupils. For your information, the Designated Safeguarding Lead for our school is Sarah Gunn.
In Sarah's absence, the Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead is Alexis Gardner.
The school Designated Safeguarding Governor is Maggie Hadland.
Further guidance anc policies can be found on our polices page.
To contact the school regarding any Safeguarding concerns, please contact;
Designated Safeguarding Lead Sarah Gunn on 01287 677265.
Alternatively, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead Alexis Gardner using the same number.
Keeping children safe is everyone's responsibility. We can all play a vital role in helping to protect children from abuse. The South Tees Safeguarding Children Partnership oversees the work done to protect children in Redcar and Cleveland.
Below you can view a list of signs and indicators of concerns to help you identify if a child is a risk of exploitation and/or going missing:
If you are worried about a child or young person, and feel they are at risk of being abused, neglected or at risk of being harmed, please contact:
Redcar & Cleveland Multi-Agency Children's Hub (MACH)
Telephone - 01642 130700
The MACH is a partnership between Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council, Cleveland Police and Health Partners.
The MACH Team are available:
What to do if you are worried about online sexual abuse or the way someone has been communicating online
Contact a CEOP Child Protection Advisor (at theChild Exploitation and Online Protection Centre). If you need to contact CEOP please use the link below.
At KTS Academy Alexis Gardner (from 22-05-2023), Kim McCarron and Helen Swarbrick (from 27-06-23) are CEOP Ambassodors and can offer further advice and guidance.