At Hayfield Cross Church of England School we all have a duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of all our children. Below you will find guidance on the school’s responsibilities (Safeguarding Policy) and the responsibilities of the wider community.

Policies and supporting downloadable files and excellent websites can also be found in the documents below.

Safeguarding & Prevent Leads at Hayfield Cross


Name / Role


Designated Safeguarding Lead

Craig Charteris (Headteacher)

01536 606093

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads

Shelley Priestley (DHT)

Lorna Newcombe (Inclusion Manager)

Susan Bonar (Family Support Worker)

Paige Farquhar (AHT)

01536 606093

Contact via


Northamptonshire Safeguarding Children Board (NSCB)

The NSCB is a statutory multi-agency board made up of representatives from the Local Authority, Police, Health Service, Probation Trust, Youth Offending Service, the Voluntary Sector and others. Click to visit the website.

The following downloads can be found on this page:

  • Female Genital Mutilation
  • Forced Marriage
  • Child Sex Exploitation
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Sexting and the Law
  • ‘Prevent’ Guidance

NSCB E-newsletters

Click this link to e-newsletters.

Safeguarding Policies and Documents