We have 3 designated safeguarding leaders at Sissingurst VA Church of England Primary School.

Please ask to speak to one of us if you have any concerns regarding the safety or wellbeing of any pupil.

Designated Safeguarding Leaders -

Mrs J Langton, Mrs A Clark and Mrs A Wolfe

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As part of our commitment to safeguarding and child protection, we fully support the government's Prevent Strategy, and take guidance from Teaching Approaches to help build resilience to extremism.

The Prevent strategy is a government strategy designed to stop people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism. It:

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Safeguarding Policies
Government Prevent Strategy

Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL)


Mrs J Langton


(Safeguard Lead)


Mrs A Clark

Deputy Headteacher

(Deputy Safeguard Lead)


Mrs J Ridgway


(Deputy Safeguard Lead)


Mrs A Wolfe


(Deputy Safeguard Lead)


Safeguard Reporting

Who to Contact

Mrs Langton - Headteacher

for questions or important issues, email headteacher@sissinghurst.kent.sch.uk or phone the school office on 10580 713895


for urgent issues when you cannot contact the headteacher.

Email - social.services@kent.gov.uk

Concerned about a child - 03000 41 11 11 (text relay 18001 03000 41 11 11)

Concerned about an adult - 03000 41 61 61 (text relay 18001 03000 41 61 61)

Out of Office Hours

If you need to contact someone outside of normal office hours, for example during the night, call 03000 41 91 91.

If you think someone is in immediate danger, the best thing to do is call 999 for the emergency services.