Ormiston Meridian Academy takes the health, safety and well-being of students extremely seriously. Our aim is to ensure that all children enjoy their time at our academy, taking advantage of all the opportunities they have available to them as well as making the most progress possible.
We work with a range of agencies ensuring that students receive specialist support when required. Some of the agencies we work with are; NSPCC, Stoke-On-Trent City Council, The NHS, OAT Trust and many more.
All our safeguarding team receive specialist training, this ranges from LGBTQ+ Training, CSE, FGM, PREVENT Training to Level 4 safeguarding training.
We have a dedicated team of staff designated to deal with safeguarding concerns, they are;
G Jones – firstname.lastname@example.org
A Berrisford – email@example.com
F Holdcroft – firstname.lastname@example.org
J Hussain – email@example.com
We also have a designated governor for safeguarding – K Tomkinson
All staff are trained in how to deal with a safeguarding concern and receive annual top up training. All concerns that staff have are logged and followed up by our designated safeguarding staff.
The Academy follows a number of internal and government guidelines and policies, links to these can be found below;