At Bywell C of E Junior School, the safeguarding of our children is the highest priority. Please use the links on the safeguarding tabs to view our school policies and guidance for parents/guardians in relation to safeguarding issues. 


The list below shows the safeguarding team within school and you can also contact Kirklees Safeguarding Children Partnership by visiting



What is Safeguarding?


Protecting children from harm;

Preventing impairment of children’s health or development;

Ensuring that children are growing up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care; and

Undertaking that role so as to enable those children to have optimum life chances and to enter adulthood successfully.




Our safeguarding team at Bywell C of E Junior School:

Miss Z Adam - Senior Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mr P Jones - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs H Appleyard - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Ms M Sharif - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Useful Websites:

The NSPCC is a national charity aiming to promote the protection of children and young people from any abuse.

If you are a parent/ carer and want to talk to someone if you are worried about a child contact 0808 800 5000.