St John’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We are committed and understand that early help is paramount in supporting families. We have a team of staff who are committed to offering early help in supporting families.
If you are concerned about a child or need some support please contact the DSL/Deputy DSL. .
Telephone 01706 647195
Should you have any Safeguarding or Child Protection concerns, out of hours or during school holidays the following contacts should be used:
Rochdale Safeguarding Children Unit
Open weekdays 9am – 4.30pm
Tel: 0300 303 0350
Early Help and Safeguarding Hub (EHASH)
Open weekdays 8.45am – 4.45pm
Tel: 0033 303 0440
Out of hours
Open 16.45 – 8am weekdays, 24 hours during weekends and public holidays.
Tel: 0033 303 8875
Police, Public Protection and Investigation (PPIU)
0161 856 8067/4559/4558
State you have a child protection concern about a child and where the child lives.
The Police Public Protection and Investigation Unit (PPIU) can also be contacted 8.30am - 5pm
Education Safeguarding Officer
Tel: 01706 925179
Education Welfare Officer
Tel: 01706 925115
Local Authority Designated Officer (Allegations of Professional Abuse)
Tel: 01706 925365
Immediate risk to a child - 999