Our Lady of Grace Catholic Infant School

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Infant School

Keeping Children Safe is Everyone's Responsibility

Please click here for our Safeguarding Information Leaflet for Parents

Please click here to read our Child Protection Policy and Safeguarding Procedures 2019-20

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Infant School recognises its responsibilities for safeguarding children and our procedures are in line with the Local Authority (LA) and the LSCB procedures

The Designated Safeguarding Lead Senior Person (DSL) is Mrs Patricia Geraghty who undertakes regular training in Safeguarding.  She can be contacted on 020 8450 6757 or Email: safeguarding@ologinfants.brent.sch.uk

The member of staff who will act in the DSL’s absence is Mrs Philomena Bourne, Headteacher.  She can be contacted on 020 8450 6757 or Email: safeguarding@ologinfants.brent.sch.uk

The Designated Safeguarding Governor is Mrs Halyna Harbuz who can be contacted via the School or via the Clerk to Governors at: cathi.ologinfant@gmail.com

If you think that a child or young person in Brent is at risk of harm, grooming, neglect or other abuse you must Call 999 if they are in immediate danger

If you are worried that they have already been abused or may be harmed in the future call the Brent Family Front Door on: 020 8937 4300 [Option 1] or by e-mail: family.frontdoor@brent.gcsx.gov.uk.  For out of hours emergency, please call : 020 8863 5250

The LA Designated Officer ("LADO") for Child Protection can be contacted on: 020 8937-4834 or by e-mail: www.brent.lado@brent.gov.uk

FGM - Female Genital Mutilation Indicators:

  • Child's family comes from community known to practice FGM
  • Child may talk about special or long holiday to country where practice is prevalent
  • Child may confide that she is to have a special procedure or attend a special occasion

FGM Helpline:   0800 028 3550                 fgmhelp@nspcc.org.uk



Preventing extremism in schools and children's services - please click here for Channel Duty Guidance

Prevent Strategy Coordinator:  Kibbi Octave - 020 8937 4225

Tel:  020 7340 7264                      counter.extremim@education.gsi.gov.uk


NSPCC Helpline can be contacted on: 0808 800 5000 or please visit website: www.nspcc.org.uk for further information.

The London Child Protection Procedures are available online at: www.londoncp.co.uk