We are committed to ensuring children at Holy Trinity Primary Academy are safe. Safeguarding our school community is of paramount importance and underpins all our work. All staff, governors and volunteers receive appropriate safeguarding and child protection training which is regularly updated.

All staff at Holy Trinity Primary Academy have a statutory responsibility to report any disclosures or concerns where a child may be subject to, or at risk of, significant harm. 

All policies relating to safeguarding and child protection can be found under: Policies

Child Protection


Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) Mrs Anna Woodman

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL): Mr Dorian Amor, Mr Gyllenspetz, Mrs Edwards

SENCO and Disadvantaged Learner Lead: Mrs Claire Goddard

Named Governor for Safeguarding and Child Protection Mr Jeremy Shatford

Mrs Goddard is also the Named Person for Looked After Children

Useful information:

We recognise that being a parent is a very demanding role which can be stressful.  The school has various support mechanisms available should you require advice or just someone to chat to.

NSPCC NSPCC | The UK children’s charity | NSPCC

NSPCC The Underwear rule: Talking PANTS teaches children important messages using age appropriate language. The useful link is: Talk PANTS & Join Pantosaurus – The Underwear Rule | NSPCC

SWGfL: Keeping safe, secure online E Safety Facts – Staying Safe Online | SWGfL

Thinkuknow is the education programme from NCA-CEOP, a UK organisation which protects children both online and offline. Thinkuknow

Childnet International Parents and carers – Childnet

Health and Safety

The school takes its commitment to health and safety very seriously.  We take a sensible approach so that children can engage with activities that carry manageable risk, such as outdoor and adventurous activity.