Archbishop Wake

CE Primary School

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At Archbishop Wake CE Primary School we are committed to safeguarding children.


Safeguarding is seen as something that is the responsibility of everyone in school: staff, Governors, volunteers, visitors and also includes the children.

On this page, you will find information about safeguarding in our school as well as useful information and websites for parents.


To find out more information from the Dorset Safeguarding Children Board (DSCB) regarding internet safety please click on the link:


Parent and carers

Young people


Further information about online safety is also available on this site:

Safeguarding at ABW

The Designated Safeguarding Lead is Daniel Lasbury-Carter (Headteacher).


The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads are Jackie Pitcher (Deputy Headteacher), Trudy Roach (Deputy Headteacher), Jenny Sampson (SENDCo), Charlotte Corfield (Pastoral Support Worker) and Debbie Walton-Smith (Pastoral Support Worker).


How to report a concern...

If you're concerned that a child or young person is at immediate risk of significant harm, and you believe it requires urgent action, call the police on 999.


If you have a concern about a child, you can contact the school directly to speak with a designated safeguard lead: 01258 453 120 - or email


Alternatively, you can contact the Dorset Council safeguarding team:


You can also contact the families and public helpline for the Children’s Advice and Duty Service (ChAD): 01305 228866

The school Child Protection Policy is in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. Please see the link below for Keeping Children Safe in Education - updated September 2022:

Archbishop Wake Child Protection Policy 2023

Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) Part One 2023

Operation Encompass

Safeguarding Statement - Operation Encompass Schools

Dorset Police Safer Schools and Communities Team (SSCT)

NSPCC Advice for Parents/Carers