At Staveley CE Primary School the health, safety and well being of all our children is of paramount importance to all who work here. We are committed to establishing a safe environment in which children can learn and develop both personally and academically and achieve success in the following areas:

  • Be healthy (physically, mentally and emotionally)
  • Stay Safe (protection from harm and neglect)
  • Enjoy and Achieve
  • Make a positive contribution to the school community and general society
  • Achieve social and economic well being

Children’s Act 2004

All members of staff understand that Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone’s responsibility as stated in Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2023

If you need to speak to someone about safeguarding we do have a team in place who have the necessary training.

The School Safeguarding Team is:

Designated School Safeguarding Lead – Miss Lisa Strange (

Deputy Safeguarding Lead – Mrs Helen Greenup (

Child Protection and Safeguarding Governor – Mrs Annie Samman

Further information and advice can be sought from Cumbria Safeguarding Hub – 0300 373 2724

Cumbria Local Safeguarding Children Board

For our school Child Protection Policy and Procedures please click the link below:

Child Protection Policy and Procedures – September 2023