Our Safeguarding Staff

At Wadebridge Primary Academy, ensuring the safeguarding of all members of our school community is given the highest priority.

As a member of Bridge Schools, we follow the Trust’s safeguarding policy.

If you have a concern about any child's safety, please speak to one of the members of staff detailed below.

Wadebridge Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Health and Safety of all children is paramount. Parents and carers expect the school to provide a safe, secure and caring environment in which children can flourish.

To meet this expectation, the school implements a wide range of measures and policies, including the School’s Safeguarding and Child Protection policy. Details of these can be found in policy section on the school website. We are committed to inspiring, challenging and safeguarding all our pupils. This is best achieved when we work together towards success.

The Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is: Mrs Lee- Elkins

The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DDSL) is: Mr Smith

The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DDSL) is: Mrs Hill

The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DDSL) is: Mrs Orme

The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DDSL) is: Mrs May

The name of the Designated Teacher for Children in Care and Previously in Care is: Sarah Jayne Hill 

The Single Point of Contact (SPOC) for the Prevent agenda is: Katie Lee- Elkins 

The Child Sexual Exploitation Lead is: Katie Lee- Elkins

The named Safeguarding Governor is: Rebecca Evans (acting) 

The named Whistleblowing Governor is: Maria Ashurst

At Wadebridge Primary Academy, the context of the school means that staff training considers safeguarding children in both rural and urban areas, understanding concerns that may be raised right from pre-school age and involves working very closely with other agencies, particularly social services and housing. We have an expansive school site and all staff are highly vigilant when visitors arrive and of security measures.



Our Values...



We are bold and innovative in our approach to find new solutions to the challenges we face.



We are inspired by the awe and wonder of the world.



We take responsibility for our actions in an environment of mutual respect.



We are passionate about learning.



We are the best we can be.



We overcome all barriers to reach our potential, developing a capacity to improve further.

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