The designated Safeguarding lead (DSL) at Budmouth Academy is Mrs Rainback. The DLS has a responsibility for child protection and the welfare and wellbeing of young people. If you have any worries or concerns about any of our students please contact the DLS or the Deputy DSL, Mrs Vincent on 01305 830500.

Budmouth Academy recognises that the welfare of the child is paramount and takes seriously its responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of the young people in its care. the Board of Directors, staff and volunteers at Budmouth Academy understand the importance of working in partnership with children, their parents/carers and other agencies in order to promote children’s welfare.

For more information about Safeguarding at Budmouth Academy, please use the links to access our policies and procedures, information about our Designated Safeguarding Staff and Outside Agency Support.

Dorset Safeguarding Children Board This link takes you to a website for parents and pupils which informs you about schools’ responsibilities in relation to child protection.

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Safeguarding at Budmouth Academy

Online Safety

View a series of quick guides to social media apps.

Relevant Policies

Staff Code of Conduct

Safe Guarding and Child Protection Policy

Intimate Care

Guidance Getting changed for Dance and Drama

Guidance Getting changed for Sport

Supporting Pupils with Medical Conditions Policy

Whistleblowing Policy