Discovering Potential

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Our vision is to offer a safe nurturing school where we always see the best in people and believe in them. We celebrate difference, take great joy in our young people and seek to discover and develop their unique potential.


Our Safeguarding Officers are 


Name Safeguarding Role School Role
Paul Evans Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) Headteacher
Ruth Perfitt Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) Deputy Headteacher
Sue Coates Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) Assistant Headteacher
Michelle Doyle Deputy Safeguarding Lead (Deputy DDSL) Intervention Officer
Helen Masterson Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DDSL) Pastoral Manager


Please find attached the link to the Kirklees Safeguarding Board Information

Southgate School Safeguarding Policy - 2018-2019

Safeguarding Policy 2018-19 Update 2_1

Child Protection Policy-Procedure 2018-19_2

Online Safety

Please see below our Online Safety Policy, there are also useful links to organisations for further information regarding Online Safety.

Online Safety Policy 2017

Online Safety Policy_1

Childnet International

Internet Matters

Net Aware

Online Safety