Safeguarding

If you have any safeguarding concerns about a student in the school please contact a member of the Safeguarding Team. Mr M Bonsell, Assistant Head is Designated Senior Lead and Ms J Bentall and Ms R Birks are Deputy Designated Leads.

You may also contact the following if you are concerned about the welfare of a student or adult at Wood Green School:

Alison Beasley - Interim Local Authority Designated Officer, Oxfordshire Safeguarding. 

Direct number: 01865 815956 |Team number: 01865 810603

Team email:  lado.safeguardingchildren@oxfordshire.gov.uk| Secure email:  lado.safeguarding@oxfordshire.gcsx.gov.uk

Safeguarding web page: http://schools.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/content/safeguarding

All disclosures made are assessed and reviewed with the best interests of the child and his/her safety as a first principle. The Safeguarding Team has a very good working relationships with a wide range of external agencies including Social Care, GPs, Police, LCSS (Early Intervention Hub), (P)CHAMHS, Oxfordshire LADO and may refer to these and other agencies in supporting children. 

The WGS Policy on Safeguarding and Child Protection can be found here.

The Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board has produced a useful leaflet if you are worried about child sexual exploitation.

For missing children, you can visit Child Rescue Alert and register with this free nationwide missing child alert system, run by the National Crime Agency, the charity Missing People and technology company Groupcall.

A useful Key Points for Parents leaflet about drugs and alchohol and decision making, produced by West Oxfordshire Learning Partnership can be found here.