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Safeguarding Policy


Childrens Safeguarding Policy


Share Aware Campaign


Operation encompass



Westgarth Primary School follows Safeguarding procedures as set out by Tees Local Safeguarding Children Board. These procedures can be viewed on their website -


Redcar and Cleveland Safeguarding Children Board Website -



The Prevent Strategy

All staff in Westgarth have had training in line with the Government’s Prevent Strategy. Prevent is concerned with safeguarding people and communities from the threat of terrorism and is 1 of the 4 elements of CONTEST, the Government’s counter-terrorism strategy. It aims to stop people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism.


A short introduction to Prevent can be found here:

The full Prevent Strategy is here -