St Modwen’s Catholic Primary School takes seriously its responsibilities to protect and safeguard the interests of all pupils. The school recognises that effective child protection work requires sound procedures, good inter-agency co-operation and a workforce that is competent and confident in responding to child protection situations.

Further advice on Safeguarding matters can also be obtained from:

Education Safeguarding Advice Service: 01785 895836


LST (Local Support Team): 01283 239617

Child Protection in the Community

  • Have you got a serious concern about the safety of a child or young person up to the age of 18?

  • Do you think a child or young person is being harmed or is at risk of being harmed?
  • Are you worried that a child is living in circumstances where they are treated badly and not cared for properly?

If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions and you don’t believe that the child or young person is being supported by a Social Worker, please contact the First Response Service immediately  on 0800 1313 126 or

Fax: (01785) 854223


Write to :

First Response Team
Wedgwood Building
Tipping Street
ST16 2DH

In an emergency, outside office hours, please call 0845 6042886.

Staff Responsible for safeguarding at Saint Modwens's Catholic Primary School: