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Kingsnorth Primary School

KingsnorthChurch of England Primary School


Child Protection and Safeguarding

Mr I. Witts, Mrs S. Bone, Miss D. Moore, Mrs P. Rich, 

If you have any concerns about the well-being of any child in school, then please do not hesitate to come me in and speak to a member of the Safeguarding Team.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects that all staff and volunteers share this commitment.

Our Culture of Safeguarding

Safeguarding is our whole school shared responsibility and each adult who works in our school or visits our school, shares that responsibility. We understand that safeguarding permeates everything that we do and is breathed through our policies and strength of interactions with our community of families and pupils.

We use our training to inform our practices and understand how behaviours may be signals for signs and symptoms for a range of safeguarding issues. We seek to create safe environments for all our pupils so that they have the confidence to share anything that is worrying or upsetting them. We challenge all inappropriate behaviours and work hard to promote dignity and respect for all pupils and adults in our care using positive language that does not create shame or blame.

We have a designated Child Protection Co-ordinator in school, who is contactable via the school office should you have any concerns that you feel you should share.

For security reasons all adults visiting the school site must first visit the school office to sign in. Any adult not wearing a visitors badge will be challenged by a member of staff.

How else can I report a concern?


  • Help for children and young people
  • Calls are free and confidential and won't appear on your phone bill
  • Tel: 0800 1111


  • Help for adults concerned about a child
  • People who call can remain anonymous
  • Tel: 0808 800 5000

 Our school Safeguarding Guide - For all school visitors and volunteers can be found below.


PSHE - At Kingsnorth CEP, our aim is to help children prepare for their future in the ever-changing world. The safeguarding of our children is paramount to their learning and leading healthy, long lives. 

For more information about our PSHE programme, Jigsaw, and how this supports the safeguarding of Kingsnorth children, please refer to the PSHE curriculum page.