Working Together to Safeguard Children

The Safeguarding Team

Any concerns about student safety should be referred to the above members of staff immediately.

Our first priority at Thomas Telford is the safety and happiness of our students. The safeguarding team are trained to deal with, and respond to, any safeguarding issues.

If there is something or someone worrying you, you can tell any member of staff who will be able to get you the support you need from one of the team.

The Safeguarding Team have regard to "Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023" when carrying out their duties to safeguard and promote the welfare of children.

Useful Safeguarding Resources

Useful Safeguarding Websites

  • Go to Mr Norman’s office or to reception
  • Speak to your personal tutor or a trusted teacher
  • Email one of the designated safeguarding leads
  • Visit the nurture room
  • Write it in a letter and pass it on to one of the safeguarding team
  • Phone or tell a friend
  • Talk to your parents or a trusted adult

If Thomas Telford School is closed and you have a safeguarding concern about a young person please use the Useful Safeguarding Contacts. If it is a serious matter or you believe a criminal offence has been committed, please call West Mercia Police on 0300 333 3000 or 101. In an emergency always call 999.

Links & Documents

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