St Andrew’s Church of England Primary School, its staff, governors and volunteers, are all committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of our children and young people as they progress on their life-long learning journey.

We follow best-practice guidance to ensure that all our staff are trained to the highest standard. As a result, all our staff, governors and volunteers receive annual training and updates for Safeguarding, Child-protection, Prevent and Online Safety.

Who is here to help?

Mr Paul Hayward

Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Allison White

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Kirsty Beardmore

Mental Health Lead

Mr Jon Heathcote

Safeguarding Link Governor

Mr Graham Tague

Chair of St Andrew’s Governors

Mrs Emma Dibden

Safeguarding Link Director

Useful contact numbers

St Andrew’s School Office 01889 228769

Staffordshire Children’s Advice and Support Team

Monday – Thursday 8.30am – 5.00pm

Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm

0300 111 8007

Staffordshire Emergency Duty Team

Out of hours 

0345 604 2886


0800 1111

Useful websites

Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board

Parent and Carers Page


Child Exploitation and Online Protection


Young Minds

Mental Health Support


Keeping Children Safe Page