The staff and governors at Ark Academy are committed to safeguarding the welfare of our pupils and to providing a safe environment with robust systems to ensure the safety and healthy development of all our pupils, within the academy and on related school trips and other activities.

To view our full Safeguarding Policy please  click here

Appendix A - School Procedures and Policies 

Appendix D - Recruitment and Appointment Policy


Child Protection

Primary Designated Safeguarding Lead Mr Watkins
Primary Deputy Safeguarding Lead Mrs O'Carroll (Née O'Malley) c.o' 
Primary Deputy Safeguarding Lead Ms Van Der Linden
Primary Deputy Safeguarding Lead Ms Devlin
Secondary Designated Safeguarding Lead Mrs Needham
Secondary Designated Safeguarding Lead Ms Giannarou
Secondary Deputy Safeguarding Lead Mr Edmondson
Primary & Secondary Data Protection Lead Mr Donaldson