Ms Mandy Lewis (Assistant Head) is the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) at PCS. Ms Lewis has overall responsible for the management of child protection and safeguarding concerns and referral to appropriate agencies, including East Sussex Children’s Services

Gavin Peevers (Deputy Head teacher) and Rosemary Bird, (Assistant Head teacher) are Deputy DSLs who will manage safeguarding concerns in the absence of Mandy Lewis.

Jenna Tucker (Early Help Worker) is the Safeguarding Officer and works with young people and their families to promote social and emotional well- being. She supports the Designated ALeads to manage child protection and safeguarding across the school

Anne Ford is Attendance and Student Welfare Officer. Anne works as part of the Behaviour and Emotional Support Team to support students and families with issues of attendance, safeguarding and emotional wellbeing.

Matt Whatford, Assistant Head (Behaviour), Heads of Yearand Assistant Heads of Year support students to makeacademic and social progress.

Safeguarding children is everyone’s responsibility. All of the staff above work together with other PCS staff to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our students.

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Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy


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