Safeguarding at Bentley Wood High School

Mission statement -

At Bentley Wood High School we take safeguarding very seriously. Teachers and non-teaching staff have a crucial role to play in shaping the lives of young people.

All staff are accountable for the way in which they exercise authority, manage risk, use resources and protect pupils from discrimination and avoidable harm.

Designated Safeguarding officers:

  • Janice Howkins: Headteacher
  • Debbie Ferrer: Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)
  • Naseema Akbar: Deputy Headteacher

Members of the Safeguarding Team:

  • Kevin Alderton: Associate Assistant Headteacher/ Prevent
  • Orla Canavan: Associate Assistant Headteacher/ Head of Year/
  • Saqib Ahmed: Assistant Headteacher/online safeguarding
  • Claire Bannon: Associate Assistant Headteacher/Head of Year/FGM
  • Rebecca Rothwell: Deputy Head of Sixth Form
  • Iram Qazi: Safeguarding Governor

Please view the Department of Education documents below:

Please view our Safeguarding Policies below 

Anti Bullying Policy
Safeguarding Policy