Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting
the welfare of children and young people. We expect all
staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment.
If you have concerns regarding the safeguarding or
welfare of any of our pupils, please contact Mrs Elder
(Designated Safeguarding Lead), or Mrs Scott
(Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead).
St Joseph’s participates in Operation Encompass.
Following the report of an incident of domestic abuse,
school will be advised that the child has been involved.
Please see school website for further details
The Safeguarding and Child Protection policy can be
found here. SAFEGUARDING AND CP POLICY
As a Catholic school we celebrate the joy of learning. Children are here to find their potential in Christ so that they can be the very best version of themselves. Therefore, we will ensure that they have the right skills and knowledge to go out into the world and to use their talents given to them by God.
The mission of schools is to develop a sense of truth, of what is good and beautiful. And this occurs through a rich path made up of many ingredients. This is why there are so many subjects — because development is the results of different elements that act together and stimulate intelligence, knowledge, the emotions, the body, and so on.” Pope Francis 2010.
Therefore subjects are planned as part of the whole school curriculum and individually. Please see individual subjects for further information.
We have a Pupil Passport to widen our experiences
Every child at St Joseph's will have their own Pupil Passport. During their time at St Joseph's they will have the chance to complete all of the activities listed and will tick them off as they do them. They will also be involved in other activities. So far in this academic year they have included;