Safeguarding / Wellbeing


Safeguarding and Wellbeing

The safety and well-being of our students is paramount. A copy of the school’s Safeguarding policy can be found on the Policies section of this website.

The Designated Safeguard Lead (DSL) is Mr Johnson, and Mrs Doherty and Mr Baidoo are the Deputies (DDSL).

Should you have a concern about any of our students outside of school hours, please call  0345 603 7627 or contact the Police.

Parents who are worried about the well-being or their own child can also contact EWMHS (Emotional Well-being Mental Health Service) on 0300 300 1600.

A list of other agencies for students and parents/carers is listed below.


Get help and advice about a wide range of issues, call childline on 0800 1111

The NSPCC is the UK’s leading children’s charity, preventing abuse and helping those affected to recover.


The UK’s leading charity fighting for children and young people’s mental health.

UK Safer Internet Centre, where you can find online safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online.


Supporting people with LGBT concerns


Beat is the UK’s eating disorder charity.


Helping local people face incurable illness and bereavement, supporting them and their families, friends and carers.


MindEd is suitable for all adults working with, or caring for, infants, children or teenagers.


Supporting families of children with additional needs


Supporting parents with advice and resources


Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people


Providing support and advice for young people


Essex Young People’s Drug and Alcohol Service


Shout is the UK’s first 24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help.


Education Business Awards

National "Thank a Teacher" Day - Thursday 26th May

Dear Parents and Carers 26th May is National Thank a Teacher Day.  Our teaching and support staff work tirelessly to enable our students to enjoy their learning and achieve their personal best.  I know many of you appreciate the work they do and we would love to see as many 'thank you cards' as possible sent this week.  You can send a free thank you to any member of staff; teachers, teaching assistants, catering, site team, cleaners, admin.  You can access the thank you cards via this link. 'Thank You Card' 
If you do not know the email of the staff member directly you can use the formula below or send it to

To email a class teacher at The Stanway school, please use our standard formula:

For example, to contact Mr S Barker:-