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.

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 (Updated Mar 20)

Allegations of Abuse Policy (Mar 20)

Working_Together_to_Safeguard_Children_-_Guide 2018

Anti Bullying Policy (June 19)

Online Safety Policy (Nov 19)

Equality and Diversity Policy

First Aid at Work Policy (Mar 18)

Health and Safety Policy (Nov 19)

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2019

Operation Encompass Protocol 2019

Preventing Extremism & Radicalisation Policy (Nov 19)

Safeguarding Leaflet-Poster for Visitors

Safer Recruitment Policy (June 19)

Guidance to Safer Working Practice May 2019

Staff Code of Conduct Policy (Dec 19)

Supporting Pupils with Medical Conditions Policy (Feb 18)

Whistle-blowing Policy (Mar 20)