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
Sue Coates Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) Assistant/Deputy Headteacher
Helen Masterson Deputy Safeguarding Lead (Deputy DSL) Pastoral Manager
Michelle Doyle Deputy Safeguarding Lead (Deputy DSL) Intervention Officer
David Woffenden Deputy Safeguarding Lead (Deputy DSL) Intervention Officer


Please find attached the link to the Kirklees Safeguarding Board Information

Southgate School Safeguarding Policy - September 2017

Safeguarding Policy 2018-19

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