Safeguarding at St Francis of Assisi Primary School

At St Francis of Assisi, we are highly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children.

To achieve our commitment, we will ensure continuous development and improvement of robust safeguarding processes and procedures that promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our staff and volunteers.


If you are worried about a child’s welfare or safety, report it!

Ring Child Welfare on:  0113 222 4403.


Our Safeguarding Team


Safeguarding and CP Governor/Chair of Governors/Safer Recruitment – S Hardiman – Douglas

 Mrs V. Snejberkova-Taylor

Designated Safeguarding Lead


Mrs V. Oxley

 Deputy DSL

Interim Assistant Headteacher



Mrs D. Daniels

Safeguarding Officer/DCPO

Family Welfare Officer 

Mrs L. Massey

Safeguarding Officer/DCPO

School Business Manager

Mrs S. Groundwell

Safeguarding Officer/DCPO

School Administrator

 Mrs K. Smith

Safeguarding Officer/DCPO

SEND Support Officer

Safeguarding Policies: