Safeguarding and Child Protection is extremely important to all the staff at Hillside Primary School.  We take the safety of children very seriously.  If you have any concerns about the protection or safeguarding of a child, please immediately contact one of the Child Protection Team below or inform a member of the School Office who will contact them for you.


Please click on the attachment to see full details of services available to families during these challenging times.

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There is now Just One Number for Norfolk Children and Young People’s Health Services. Call us on 0300 300 0123 if you need to speak to one of our integrated 0-19 team, including health visitors, school nurses, family nurse partnership and healthy lifestyles services.

Childline Kids - getting help online

The NSPCC have launched a new area on the Childline website specifically for children under 12.  Childline Kids has child-friendly advice on topics from family and relationships to school worries, self-esteem and bullying.  It also features games, videos and friendly illustrations, providing a fun and reassuring, safe space for children online.  Find out more at


Please see below documents and policies that we use to ensure your children are safe.

Safeguarding Policy (Sept 21)

Allegations of Abuse Policy (Oct 20)

Working_Together_to_Safeguard_Children_-_Guide 2018

Anti Bullying Policy (June 19)

Online Safety Policy (Nov 20)

Equality and Diversity Policy (Oct 20)

First Aid at Work Policy (Oct 20)

Health and Safety Policy (Nov 20)

Keeping Children Safe in Education Part One - September 2021

Operation Encompass Protocol 2020

Preventing Extremism & Radicalisation Policy (Nov 20)


Safer Recruitment Policy (Nov 20)

Guidance to Safer Working Practice May 2019

Staff Code of Conduct Policy (Dec 19)

Supporting Pupils with Medical Conditions Policy (Nov 20)

Whistle-blowing Policy (Oct 20)