In Jesus We Learn, Love and Grow together
Be the Good Soil Mark 4:1-20


At St Peter’s Church of England Primary School we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We have a number of detailed policies and procedures in place that contribute to our safeguarding commitment, including our Child Protection Policy which can be viewed by clicking the link below. Other policies and procedures may be viewed by contacting the school.

Sometimes we may need to share information and work in partnership with other agencies when there are concerns about a child's welfare. We will ensure that our concerns about our pupils are discussed with his/her parents/carers first unless we have reason to believe that such a move would be contrary to the child's welfare.

Our Designated Safegurding Lead (DSL) is Mr D Wood (Deputy Headteacher)

Our Pastoral Officer and Deputy Designated Safegurding Lead (DDSL) is Mrs F Dawson.

Our additional Deputy Designated Safegurding Lead (DDSL) is Mr A Whelan (Headteacher)


Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023

Please click below to read the most recent and updated version of Keeping Children Safe in Education.

If you need a translated version of the KCSiE 2023 document, please head to: for a variety of translations.

As part of  St Peter’s commitment to keeping children safe we have signed up to implement the principles and aims of the Encompass Model.

In signing up to Encompass the Governing Body and Senior Leadership Team:

• Endorse the Encompass Model and support the Key Adults in our school to fulfil the requirements of the Rochdale Encompass Protocol

• Promote and implement Rochdale Encompass processes and use these in accordance with internal safeguarding children processes

• Recognise the sensitive nature of the information provided and ensure that this is retained in accordance with the principles of data protection

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Who we are

We look to provide a safe, secure, stimulating Christian environment in which all our children feel happy and valued as individuals, and where they can learn and play to the best of their abilities, and therefore reach their full potential.

Where we are

St Peter's Church of England Primary School
Muriel Street,
OL16 5JQ

Let's Connect

Mr A Whelan | Headteacher 01706 648195
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