Safeguarding our students
At E-ACT Royton and Crompton Academy we are committed to keeping our students safe both within academy grounds and out in the wider community.
The safety and welfare of all our students is of the utmost importance to us. Please contact the academy directly if you have a concern about the welfare of a child – our safeguarding leads are listed below.
The Academy’s Duty of Care to keep all students safe
- The Academy aims to ensure that appropriate action is taken in a timely manner to safeguard and promote children’s welfare
- Thar all staff are aware of and understand fully their statutory responsibilities with respect to safeguarding
- Staff are appropriately trained in recognising and reporting safeguarding issues
- Safeguarding and child protection is everyone’sresponsibility
The Academy’s Open Door Policy so that Students can access support and guidance at all times
- At Royton & Crompton Academy we adopt an open door policy to ensure that all students feel supported at all times and we aim to support all barriers to learning through our inclusive approach.
The Academies work with external agencies and professionals for specialised support where needed
- As an Oldham located E-ACT Academy we work with a wide range of external agencies such as Oldham’s MASH Team (Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub), QEST, MIND, Healthy Young Minds, Police, Positive Steps and many more services to ensure we provide a fully inclusive holistic approach for each child as and when required.
Our Safeguarding Team
Andrea Atkinson, Headteacher – Designated Safeguarding lead
Cherry Tudor, Family Liaison Officer – Safeguarding Lead
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