Who is responsible for safeguarding & well being in school

Name of Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) – Miss Janet Kennedy
Name of Deputy DSL – Mrs Sue Ahmed

Keeping Children Safe In Education 2019 – Statutory Guidance For Schools and Colleges

Working Together to Safeguard Children

Safeguarding Statement

What to do if you have a concern about yourself or another person.

Talk to or contact:

Operation Encompass

As part of Bramhall High School’s commitment to keeping young people safe, we have signed up to implement the principles and aims of Operation Encompass. This is a information sharing partnership between police and education that enables us to offer immediate support for students experiencing domestic abuse.

In signing up to Encompass, the Governing Body and Senior Leadership Team will:

  • Endorse the Encompass model and support the key adults (safeguarding leads) the fulfil the requirements of the Encompass Protocol;
  • Promote and implement Encompass processes and use these in accordance with internal safeguarding young people processes;
  • Recognise the sensitive nature of the information provided and ensure that it is retained in accordance with the principles of data protection.

For more information please email: OperationEncompass@bramhallhigh.stockport.sch.uk

Further help

School nurse, Andrea Lees – Monday (appointments only) and Wednesday lunchtime drop-in. Confidential information and advice on:

  • Relationships
  • Smoking/drugs/alcohol
  • Mental well-being
  • Safeguarding
  • Screening
  • Healthy eating/exercise
  • Bullying
  • Medical needs
  • Sexual health
  • Relationships

Medical Needs Coordinator/Assistant – During break and lunch – drop in out of lesson time

Sign post for Young Carers – drop in Wednesday lunch

Mosaic – information & advice on substance misuse – Tuesdays by appointment.

Beacon Counselling – Mondays by appointment.

Central Youth – Stockport’s confidential advice, information & counselling on all relationship issues www.stockport.gov.uk/centralyouth

LGBT Group – 07530316656

Get connected – free confidential help for under 25s – getconnected.org – 08088084994 – Text 80849

Child Sexual Exploitation – Police Child Sexual Exploitation Team 856 9610/9742

Stockport without abuse – concerns over domestic abuse 0161 477 4271

Think U Knowwww.thinkuknow.co.uk internet safety and safe surfing for young people from Think U Know. Learn about online safety when using blogs, chatting, and online gaming

Protect Young Eyeswww.protectyoungeyes.com/apps risk profiles for many apps used by young people

PAPYRUS – For concerns around not coping with life, low mood, suicidal feelings. Talk to PAPYRUS
A free national helpline that offers confidential, practical advice and support for the prevention of young suicide.
SMS: 07786209697
Email: pat@papyrus-uk.org

HOPELineUK: 0800 068 4141
Opening Hours
10am – 10pm ( weekdays)
2pm – 10pm ( weekends)
2pm – 5pm ( Bank Holidays)