If you have a concern about a child, a family or even yourself please contact Mr Forber or Miss Crampton at school on 0151 638 5074.

All calls are dealt with confidentially.

If you are worried that a child you know is at risk of serious harm through abuse or neglect, you should tell us.

However if you think a child is in immediate danger, phone the police immediately on 999.

Key contacts




Designated Safeguarding Lead

Michael Forber

 At School

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Alexa Crampton

At School

Other safeguarding leads

Nicola Parry, Clair Higby and Clare Speight.

At School

Nominated governor for Safeguarding and C P

Lesley Andrews

At School

Chair of Governors

Chris Griffiths

At School

Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

Suzanne Cottrell

0151 666 4582


WSCB Corporate Safeguarding Manager

Simon Garner

0151 666  5575


Prevent Team Merseyside Police

Paul Storey

0151 777 8328


Director of Children’s Services

Julia Hassall

0151 606  2000


Mon-Fri, 9:00am – 5.00pm

Outside of these hours



Tel: 0151 606 2008


Tel: 0151 677 6557






In an emergency

For non-emergency but possible crime





Somerville Federaion Record of Safeguarding Training

      Record of Training                 

  Date Completed

Whole School Safeguarding Training

Due every 3 years

Primary School: 8th October 2014

Nursery School: 15th October 2015

Refresher due: September 2017

Senior Designated Person Level 2

Due every 2 years

Michael Forber

24th February 2016

Refresher due: February 2018

Senior Designated Person Level 2

Deputising Person

Due every 2 years

Alexa Crampton (PEC)

December 2015 Refresher due: November 2017

Bruna Kell (PEC)


September 2015

Refresher due: July 2017

Senior Designated Person Level 2

Protecting Every Child Team

Due every 2 years


Nicola Parry

8th December 15

Refresher due: Nov 17


Clare Morris

8th December 15

Refresher due:  Nov 17


Clair Higby

26th September 14

Refresher due:  July 16



Safer Recruitment Training

Name & Date of training

Due every 5 years

Michael Forber

10th February 2014

Refresher due: January 2019


Derek Walsh

(Co-opted gov)

23rd June 2015

Refresher due: June 2020

Nicola Parry

11th December 2015

Refresher due: November 2020


Ceri Jones

(Co-opted gov)

8th March 2016


Refresher due: March 2021



Nominated School Governor for Child Protection is:Lesley Andrews


Wirral Safeguarding Board can be reached at the web link below, there are also links to support you in other areas of safeguarding.

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