Should parents or members of the public have any safeguarding or welfare concerns about a student of The Macclesfield Academy they should be reported via one of the routes shown below:
Emailing – email@example.com
Telephoning the school directly on – 01625 917 377
If a student or parent has any concerns they can send an email to the addresses below:
Our SEND team email address askmyTA@macclesfieldacademy.org for any of our students who receive support for their Special Educational Needs (whether or not they have an EHCP).
In the first instance, students can speak to their form tutor if there are any issues. We also have dedicated pastoral leaders for each Year group below.
Ready Respectful Safe
Expectations of students and staff are outlined in our ”Ready Respectful Safe’ guidelines. Click here for more information about ‘Ready Respectful Safe’.
Safeguarding and Pastoral Leaders
|Safeguarding Deputy, Family Liaisonfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Year 7 & 8 Pastoralemail@example.com|
|Year 8 & 9 Pastoralfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Year 10 Pastoral||Debbie.email@example.com|
|Year 11 Pastoralfirstname.lastname@example.org|
The following table contains links that have been provided to us by Safeguarding Children in Education Settings (SCIES) and Cheshire Police.
The links have advice and guidance on a range of issues regarding pupil/child safety.
|Organisation||Contact Details||Can help with|
UK children’s charity for prevention of child abuse.
Helpline: 0800 1111
|A free, private and confidential service where children can talk about anything. We’re here for you online, on the phone, anytime.|
|UK Council for Internet Safety
Child Safety Online: A practical guide for parents and carers whose children are using social media – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)
|Social Media advice for parents and carers whose children are using social media.|
|Cheshire Police||Reporting Crime, staying safe.|
Helpline 0808 800 2222
|Help and advice about bullying issues, including cyber bullying.|
Helpline 0808 800 2222
|Family Lives provides targeted early intervention and crisis support to families who are struggling.
The issues we support families with include family breakdown, challenging relationships and behaviour, debt, and emotional and mental wellbeing.
Crisis Messenger text service provides free, 24/7 crisis support across the UK. If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.
|To improve outcomes for children in a digital world, so:
Children will be safer online.
Children will be resilient enough to cope with the challenges of the online world.
Children will be educated for a digital future.
|Child Exploitation and Online Protection Command||Child Exploitation and Online Protection website.
Report sexual exploitation.
Information about keeping yourself or a child you know safe from child sexual exploitation
|Respect not Fear |||Relationships and domestic abuse support.|
|https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/||UK organisation which protects children both online and offline.
Advice about staying safe when you’re on a phone, tablet or computer.
We’ve launched #AskTheAwkward, our new resource for parents and carers of secondary aged children. Watch our three films and find out more on how to talk to your children about online relationships.
|So You Got Naked Online | SWGfL
SWGfL are a not for profit charity ensuring everyone can benefit from technology free from harm.
|‘So you got naked online…’ is a resource that helps and advises young people who may find themselves in a situation where they (or a friend) have put a sexting image or video online and have lost control over that content and who it’s being shared with.|
|Our Safety Centre – Online Safety Centre
|Practical advice on how to very quickly block people on social media apps.|