Policies & Procedures

Child Protection and Safeguarding Children

Designated Safeguarding Lead: Sarah Makin

Deputy Safeguarding Lead: Chris Newiss

Reddish Hall School has Safeguarding and Child Protection procedures, policy documents and a training programme that incorporates Government and Policy Legislation. Staff are given a copy of the Child Protection Procedures. Staff receive annual training from an outside consultant. Parents/carers, social workers, placing authorities and other significant people are offered a copy of the Child Protection policy.

Reddish Hall School provides policy guidance, which sets out clear guidelines and expectations in the school with regards to appropriate relationships between all staff and the children. At Reddish Hall School we provide a very caring and professional setting in which the children will be given full emotional support without it being detrimental to their safety and well-being. All staff are aware of their responsibilities for Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.

Reddish Hall School has a duty of care and therefore a responsibility to pass on any child protection and safeguarding concerns to the relevant children’s social care services.

Complaints

We take all complaints seriously. We have a full complaints policy and procedure which is available from the school office or for download below. Initial complaints should be made to the Head of School, Chris Newiss via telephone on 0161 442 1197 or via email to admin@reddishhallschool.co.uk. If the complaint is concerning the Head of School please contact Julie Taylor, Assistant Director – Education on 01204 522667. An appeals process is included in this policy.

There was 2 complaints in the academic year 2016/17.

Complaints Policy

 

Full details of the following policies are available on request by contacting the school office:

  • Attendance
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Homework
  • SEN
  • School Visits