Safeguarding at Delapre

Delapre Primary School is committed to taking action to promote the welfare of children and protect them from harm. We have 5 members of staff who are trained as Safeguarding Leads and all our staff, and Governors, receive regular safeguarding training and updates.

The welfare and safety of children is paramount. If you have concerns about a child's welfare or safety, please tell someone. Mr Harry Portrey is our Safeguarding Lead, and we have the following deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads –

· Mr Tom Fisher – Deputy Headteacher

· Mrs Denise Leivers – Deputy Headteacher

· Mrs Sue Houghton – Office Manager

· Mrs Sallyann Furniss – Family Support

Outside of school hours, you are able to contact the following to report your concerns -


· Northamptonshire MASH 0300 126 7000 (option 1)

· Childline 0808 8000 5000

If a child is in immediate danger, left alone or missing, you should contact the police directly and/or an ambulance using 999.

You will find a copy of our Safeguarding Policy here








Online Safety within the Home

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy for DPS updated Oct 2020

Latest information on Using Social Media - September 2017