HOW DO YOU REPORT CONCERNS ABOUT A CHILD?

How To Report A Concern About A Child

If you are a student at the school;

Tell a member of staff about it if you’re in school;

Tell your parents or guardian about it if you’re at home;

Call Childline (0800 1111) or The Samaritans (08457 909090) Information on other places of support can be found here.

If you are a parent;

You can contact the Safeguarding Team at the school on 01621 816526

– John Lee (Designated Safeguarding Lead) leej@thurstable.essex.sch.uk

– Hilary Watling (Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead) watlingh@thurstable.essex.sch.uk

– An alternative point of contact is your child’s Learning Relationship Coordinator or Head of Year

More information on safeguarding in Essex can be found through the following link https://www.escb.co.uk/

Please remember that anyone can report a safeguarding concern.

Whisper

Whisper is an anonymous reporting service set up so that parents and students can report any issues or problems regarding child safety and bullying.

All messages will be sent to the designated child protection officer, Mr Lee, at Thurstable School which will then be picked up promptly.

Click HERE to submit an anonymous report.

OR

Send a text from your phone

THU1 + your message to 078600 21584