Asquith Primary School

Growing to Succeed

Horsfall Street, Morley, Leeds
West Yorkshire, LS27 9QY

Headteacher: Gillian Austerfield



The school fully recognises the contribution it can make in protecting children from harm as well as supporting and promoting the welfare of all children who are registered pupils at our school. The key elements of our policy are prevention, protection and support.

We aim:

  • To ensure that children within our school feel safe at all times
  • To ensure that all stakeholders are safe and feel that they are able to put the welfare of the children first without concern that there will be any negative consequences attached to their actions
  • To ensure that all adults who have contact with children in school have been trained to undertake their safeguarding responsibilities effectively

The safeguarding lead in school is :- Mrs Gillian Austerfield

Designated staff for Child Protection are:- Miss Zoe Creaser, Mrs Vennessa Duggan, Mrs Ruth Johnson

Designated governor for Child Protection is:- Mr Nigel Bradley

The Child Protection Policy can be downloaded here:- Child Protection Policy 2016/2017