Safeguarding - Student Support

From October 2019, Mrs Horvath will be on Maternity Leave, and therefore Mrs Burdis will be the Designated Safeguarding Lead.

You have a fantastic team of staff at your school who are here to look after your physical, emotional and mental safety.

 

The posters below remind you of where to get support, but remember, you can speak to any member of staff at any time if there is anything worrying you

Anxiety - advice and guidance

 

This booklet is a resource to give you some information about:

 

  • What anxiety is
  • How to spot the signs
  • Tips for parents
  • Tips for young people
  • Where you can find more help

 

You may find this useful in the build up to exams.  You can download this by clicking here, or by clicking the image opposite.

Hub of Hope - Mental Health Support Network

 

This website provides a database of support that enables you to search for nearby services, including a 'talk now' feature.

Kooth - free, safe and anonymous online counselling

 

Please download the flyer for more details about this counselling and support service from Kooth.

South Derbyshire LGBT+ Youth Group - The Proud Trust

 

A safe space for LGBT+ people aged 13-19 to get together and socialise, with activities and supervision and support of staff and trained volunteers. Meeting Saturdays.

 

More information...

The Hideout

 

Women’s Aid have created this space to help young people understand domestic abuse, and how to take positive action if it’s happening to you.  Click the image opposite to access the website.

Social Media Checklists

 

These checklists provide advice and guidance on how to set privacy settings and other account settings on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.