Who can you talk to if you are worried about something or you or a friend feels unsafe?
Safeguarding is EVERYONE’s responsibility, so you should be able to speak to any Bedford member of staff. However, there are some members of staff with specific responsibilities:
|Designated Safeguarding Lead||Mrs Ramsden|
|Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads (If Mrs Ramsden is not available)||Mrs Phillips Mrs Moss Mr McCaffery|
|Safeguarding Mentor||Mrs Critchley|
|Pastoral Guidance Officers (PGO)||Year 7 – Mrs Shea Year 8 – Mr Hersnip Year 9 – Mrs Barton Year 10 – Mrs Green Year 11 – Mr Lindsay|
|Your Form Teacher|
|Your teacher or a member of the support staff|
What should I do if I am worried about something or someone?
Talk directly to Mrs Ramsden or your PGO.
What will happen if I speak to a member of staff?
When a student tells a member of staff something of concern, the member of staff will:
Are there any other places I can seek advice?
|Teenage Health Freak||www.teenagehealthfreak.org|
|The Site||0808 8084994||www.mix.org.uk|
|Talk to Frank||0300 1236600||www.talktofrank.com|
|The Police||101 / 999|