Safeguarding and Duty to Prevent

St Vincent College is fully committed to promoting, maintaining and supporting student, staff and visitor safety and welfare. In order to effectively do this we pride ourselves on having robust and tested policies and procedures to ensure that any safeguarding issues are dealt with promptly, sensitively and in line with national and regional guidelines.

Our safeguarding processes apply to all staff, governors, volunteers, visitors and agencies working in the college and enacts relevant legislation and statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education.

In addition, the College actively promotes its legal duty under the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act to ‘have due regard, in the exercise of its functions, to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism’ under the Duty to Prevent agenda.

In this section of the website you will find relevant documentation and guidance relating to safeguarding and the Duty to Prevent. If you have any concerns regarding the safety and welfare or any member of the College community please do not hesitate to contact the Designated Lead for Safeguarding, Andy Grant (Assistant Principal) by telephone on 023 9260 3677 or email at agrant@stvincent.ac.uk.


Meet the Safeguarding team

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