See below LDSM policies relating to the safeguarding of children, followed by links to safeguarding policies and documentation of other external organisations, some of which have been referenced in school assemblies and during in-house training:

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy

LDSM Safeguarding Statement

Attendance Policy


Sex and Relationships Education (SRE)

Supporting Pupils at School with Medical Conditions

Whistle blowing policy

LDSM Child-Friendly Anti-Bullying Policy


Links to External Safeguarding Documents

Keeping Children Safe in Education

Department for Education, September 2016 – Keeping Children Safe in Education

Internet Safety

From Facebook and Instagram to Snapchat and Tumblr a simple no-nonsense guide for parents from NSPCC and O2 to the social media, apps and games that kids use The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) works across the UK tackling child sex abuse and providing advice for parents , young people ands children  Thinkuknow is an education programme from the National Crime Agency’s CEOP Command.‘Parent Zone is devoted to providing expert information to families and schools. We find, curate and check the best available information on all of the issues that are caused or amplified by the internet.’ Info is a collaboration between Parent Zone and CEOP

Digital Parenting Magazine – The online safety guide for families, distributed through schools and youth organisations, is a collaboration between Parent Zone and Vodafone. What’s inside?  Advice from teachers, parents and online safety experts on subjects ranging from cyber crime to Snapchat.  Click HERE  for the online version of the latest edition.  This NSPPC website reinforces the prevention of abuse of children via simple-to-follow guidelines

Safety Outdoors

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River Safety