Parents / Carers
At Horbury Primary Academy, we have a Designated Safeguarding Team:
- Miss J Tomlinson – Designated Safeguarding Lead
- Mrs J Wynne – Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
- Mrs J Yarnold – Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
- Mrs T Sleight – Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
We are happy to discuss any issues or concerns that you may have. Please telephone the school on 01924 263224.
Keeping Children Safe in Education PolicyCTA
Accord MAT Safeguarding Policy Sept 2019CTA
Accord MAT Safeguarding Policy Sept 2019 Appendix 1CTA
Here are some useful transition materials to help with your child’s return to school in September.
A helpful guide relating to transition to school
CSE and Trafficking
NSPCC – Net aware – guide to networks, apps and games
NSPCC – PANTS Campaign
Parent info – help for parents and families in a digital world
Tik Tok advice for parents
Sleep is an important part of our well-being and can impact on our emotions, ability to function and ability to cope. It is quite common for children, adolescents and adults to experience some difficulties in sleeping from time to time. To support you and your family, you may find the following resources beneficial:
The Children’s Sleep Charity – A national award winning charity based in Doncaster which provides a range of leaflets and support for parents and professionals.
Unravel – Coronavirus and the importance of sleep for positive mental health.
Great Ormond St –Sleep hygiene
Young Minds – Information about common sleep problems, with links to a parent helpline.
NHS Moodzone Audio – Dr Chris Williams explains what you can do to give yourself the best chance of a good night’s sleep – Suitable for adults although much of the advice is appropriate for children.
10 tips to beat insomnia
NHS promoted apps to support good sleep