Safeguarding our students
Here at City Heights E-ACT Academy we place the safety of our students at the centre of all we do.
You will be pleased to know that all of our staff know, understand and comply with the latest DfE guidance on keeping children safe in education.
To view our Safeguarding policy, please click the link below.
Ms Hannah Wright
Assistant Headteacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mr Jack Davies
Deputy Headteacher and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Ms Carima Dahiki
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead & Family Liaison Lead
Safeguarding Mini Leads
Children Missing in Education – Ms M Saucedo
Child Sexual Exploitation – Ms S Halford
Equality & Diversity – Mr L Henry
Female Genital Mutilation-Ms H Wright
Mental Health – Ms A McGregor
Online Safety – Ms K Francis
Prevent – Mr J Davies
Peer on peer abuse/child on child abuse – Mr T Tomlinson
At City Heights E-ACT Academy, safeguarding is an integral to everything we do. If you have any concerns about the safety or wellbeing of a child, please speak to a member of our safeguarding team (above). Our safeguarding expectations are lead by the guidance provided in the Keeping Children Safe in Education document. All staff have read and signed this agreement and are also kept up to date with any changes through regular briefings and CPD.
Below are some useful websites that promote safety of children and may support you in knowing who to refer to when reporting a safeguarding incident.
Lambeth Safeguarding Children Partnership:
Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) / Child Criminal Exploitation (CCE):
Children Missing in Education (CME):
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM):
Prevent – Counter Terrorism:
Children in Care (CiC)/Young Carers/Private Fostering: