Iford Academy is committed to safeguarding children and promoting children’s welfare. It expects all staff, governors, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment and maintain a vigilant and safe environment. It is our willingness to work in a safe manner and challenge inappropriate behaviour that underpins this commitment.

All members of our Safeguarding Team are trained to Level 3 Safeguarding Children standards. All staff at Iford Academy are trained to Level 2 Safeguarding Children standards, have regular Safeguarding training and understand their role in protecting children.

Have a concern?

If you have a concern about a child, please contact the school and ask to speak with the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) or one of their deputies.

If you have a concern about a child outside of school hours please contact the following Local Authority out of hours services:

For any emergencies relating to welfare or safety, dial 999.

Iford Academy Safeguarding Team – 01202 424361