Sun Academy Bradwell, Cauldon Avenue, Newcastle Under Lyme, ST5 8JN

T: 01782 297700




Sun Academy Bradwell and Academy Transformation Trust prioritise the safeguarding of our pupils.

Our children have the right to protection, regardless of age, gender, race, culture or disability. They have a right to be safe in our school.

The staff at Sun Academy Bradwell have a duty to report any concerns that they may have that any child may be at risk from significant harm or may be suffering significant harm, particularly as a consequence of possible abuse.

SAFEGUARDING policy 2019 2020 – SUN

Staffordshire Safeguarding Education Policy- incorporating child protection 2019-2020


All staff at Sun Academy Bradwell undergo a thorough safer recruitment and vetting process.

We have a Safeguarding Team which consists of:

Designated Safeguarding Lead : Mrs L Niemczyk (Principal)

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead: Mr I MacDonald

Safeguard lead trained: Mrs B Caisley (Executive Principal)

Designated Governor for Safeguarding : Ms S Finney (Chair of Governors)


If you are worried about the safety or wellbeing of a child, please contact:

The designated safeguarding lead (Mrs L Niemczyk) or the deputy designated safeguarding lead (Mr I MacDonald) on 01782 973855


If school is closed and you have an urgent concern about a child’s welfare and believe them to be at risk of significant harm you could call the Police on 999 or make contact with First Response on 0800 1313 126. Emergency out of hours on 0345 6042886

Staffordshire County Councils, First response link can be found here.


If you require support for Looked after children, following legal guardianship or post adoption, please contact:

Mrs L Niemczyk (Principal) on 01782 973855