Addington Valley Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We ensure that consistent and effective safeguarding procedures and policies are in place to support students and staff at school and follow the guidance of Keeping Children Safe in Education January 2021. If a student or parent has a concern they should contact the school immediately.
Please see our policy for further details.
COVID-19 SAFEGUARDING UPDATE: please see the Covid-19 annex to our safeguarding policy for details of how we continue to safeguard students through the coronavirus pandemic.
The Safeguarding Team
If you have any Child Protection concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the school.
Designated Safeguarding Lead: John Reilly, Principal Tel: 020 4511 2949 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead: Joe Shepherd, Senior Class Teacher Tel: 020 4511 2949 Email: email@example.com
Designated Person for Looked After Children: John Reilly, Principal Tel: 020 4511 2949 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Designated Safeguarding Governor: Janet Sherborne, OHC&AT Chief Operating Officer Tel: 0345 402 0453 Email: JSherborne@orchardhill.ac.uk
Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO): Email: LADO@croydon.gov.uk Tel: 020 8255 2889