Safeguarding - Student Support

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



Are you worried about online sexual abuse or the way someone has been communicating with you (or your child) online? Make a report to one of CEOP's Child Protection Advisors:


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.