At St Robert Southwell Catholic Primary School we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Sometimes we may need to share information and work in partnership with other agencies when there are concerns about a child’s welfare. We will ensure that our concerns about our pupils are discussed with his/her parents/carers first unless we have reason to believe that such a move would be contrary to the child’s welfare. We actively support the Government’s Prevent Agenda to counter radicalism and extremism.

Our key policies:


If you have any questions or concerns please contact:

Ursula Hargrave РDesignated Safeguarding Lead

Lisa Cousins  РDeputy Designated Safeguarding Lead



West Sussex Children’s Service – Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub – 01403 229900

(Out of hours – 0330 222 6664)