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Powell's School Church of England (VA) Primary School


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The governing body has a duty of care to pupils and all members of the school community.  We ensure there are consistent and effective safeguarding procedures in place to support families, children and staff at school.

Child Protection Policy

Online Safety & Acceptable User Policy

Safeguarding Guide for Visitors and Volunteers

Trusted Adults in School

Our Safeguarding Team

Our Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is Mrs Helen Cooper - Headteacher.

Our Deputy safeguarding leads are:

Mrs Helen Lavis - Deputy Head

Mrs Sarah Stevens - Assistant Head & SenCo

Mrs Emma Urquhart - Assistant Head & Teacher

Emily Allan - Family Support 

Our school governor with responsibility for safeguarding is Mrs Caryn Putney - Chair of Governors.

If you have any concerns about the safety of a child, please use the following link for contact information

Contact Details

If your concern is URGENT, then please contact 'Gloucestershire Safeguarding Multi-agency Hub' (MASH) 01452 426565 Option 3

Childline - 0800 11 11
NSPCC - 0808 800 5000

If there is immediate danger call the emergency services 999.