Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment.
If you have any concerns regarding the safeguarding of any of our pupils please contact one of our Designated safeguarding leads Mrs Naomi Shrimpton, Miss Carla Pilgrim, Mr Steve Pill, Mrs Jill Turner
Our Child Protection and Safeguarding policies can be found here:
Trust > Policies, Accounts & Formal Documents > Policies
At Heathlands Primary Academy we take internet safety very seriously. We observe the Ocean Learning Trust e-safety policy. All our blogs have a ‘safer blogging page’.
Top Tips for E-Safety
For more advice visit the following websites (just click on the website names):
UK Safer Internet Centre. This website has three main functions: an Awareness Centre, a Helpline and a Hotline.
NSPCC Online Safety. For parents.
The Hector's World Safety Button allows children to use the internet safely.
Internet matters Checks on your devices plus lots of information
Sharing pictures online 7 ways to share your children's pictures online more safely
Please visit our children's internet safety page for children for lots more websites, help videos and advice. Just click on the link below:
The SSCT is a partnership between Dorset Police, Dorset Youth Offending Team and Bournemouth and Poole Youth Offending Service with a remit to prevent and reduce anti-social behaviour, crime and wrong-doing amongst children and young people and help keep them safe in a digital world.
Click on this link for the latest SSCT Parents Newsletter.