Report a Concern

At Rawdon St. Peter's C of E Primary School, the Designated Safeguarding Lead is our headteacher Miss Clapham. In the absence of the Designated Safeguarding Lead, a Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead will deal with child protection matters. The Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads are Mrs Bevan and Mrs Oliver and Mrs Sangha. Posters of who to speak to if you have a concern can be found around school. You can contact report a concern to a Designated Safeguarding Lead by contacting them via the school office:

Telephone Number: 0113 2504201


You can also report a concern you may have about a child in our school here.


Alternatively, if you are concerned about the safety or welfare of a child in the Leeds District, or believe that a child is at risk of immediate harm, these are the numbers that you can call for advice or to make a referral:

  • During office hours call Children’s Social Care Initial Contact Point – 0113 222 4401 – (9am to 5pm Monday to Friday except Wednesday when the phone lines open at 10am)
  • At all other times, Social Services Emergency Duty Team – 0113 535 0600
  • If you have reason to believe that a child is at immediate risk of harm, contact the police on 999

In Leeds, safeguarding children is everybody’s business. Safeguarding Children means protecting children from physical, emotional or sexual abuse or neglect. It also means improving their life chances by supporting children to grow up to be confident, healthy and happy adults.

If you are concerned that a child is being harmed you must not keep these concerns to yourself. Contact the numbers above to ensure that you speak to a suitable person who can listen to, and record your concerns and then take the appropriate action.

Keeping children safe is everyone’s responsibility.