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 Desingated Senior Lead and Ms J Bentall, Mrs A Spicer and Ms R Birks are Deputy Designated Leads.

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.