John Taylor High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We recognise that this is everyone’s responsibility. At John Taylor High School, we pay due regard to new legislation when carrying out our duties to safeguard and promote the welfare of children.
John Taylor High School works with the procedures set out by the Staffordshire Safeguarding Children’s Board, Working Together to Safeguard Children (2018) and Keeping Children Safe in Education (2023). We do this by:
Miss N Dean- Assistant Headteacher and Head of Upper School
Mrs K Harrison- Safeguarding Officer
Mrs S Appleton- Senior Family Support
Mrs L Heathcote- Sixth Form Pastoral
Mrs S Hickey- Attendance Intervention Manager
Ms C Crutchley- Assistant Headteacher and Head of Lower School
Mrs A Spencer- Assistant Headteacher and Director of Sixth Form
Mr J Twynham- Deputy Headteacher
During school hours and term time you can contact the Safeguarding Team by calling the main school number 01283 247800 and selecting the option for the direct Safeguarding Line.
During weekends and holidays, if you are concerned about the safety of a child or young person please use the contact details below:
Staffordshire Childrens’ Advice and Support Team (Monday- Friday 8am-5pm) 0300 111 8007
Emergency Out of Hours (Evenings and Weekends) 0345 604 2886
Child Protection Referrals 01629 533190