Safeguarding Team

Sevenhills Academy is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all its children and young people. Where the school has concerns about a child, our dedicated Safeguarding Team comprising of the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL), SLT and Deputy DSL’s act as a source of support, advice and expertise to staff on matters of safety and safeguarding and, when deciding to make a referral by liaising with the relevant agencies.

Safeguarding Lead/Deputy DSL’s:


Miss R Patchett                        Mr P Hutchinson                      Mr N Swain                           Mrs P Smith

Safeguarding Lead                   Deputy DSL                               Deputy DSL                           Deputy DSL

Sevenhills Academy:


Mrs J Indian – Deputy DSL




Mrs D Kaye – Deputy DSL




Mrs T Matthews – Deputy DSL




Mrs B Nalder – Deputy DSL