At St James’, We work hard to ensure our children are safe in school and out of school.

               Mrs Gina Bailey, Designated Safeguarding Lead

         Mrs Casey Cox, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

           Mrs Celina Walsham, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

          Mrs Lucy Coote, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

If anyone, any adult or any child, has any safeguarding concern, including any related to radicalisation they are encouraged to contact one of our safeguarding team, Mrs Bailey, Mrs Cox, Mrs Walsham, Miss Ryde or Mrs Coote, in person, via telephone of via email.

If you have any safeguarding issues but would prefer not to speak to Mrs Bailey please contact Mr Garry Neave (Chair of Governors) via the office on

If we have reasonable cause for concern that a child may be at risk of significant harm, we will refer to social care. This referral can be made with or without us informing parents.

For further information please read our Child Protection policy along with more information which are available at the bottom of this page or contact one of our safeguarding team.

What To Do If You’re Worried About A child

Contact the Children and Families Hub:

Levels of support available:

Links - The Federation of Church Schools of Shalfleet and Yarmouth