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Safeguarding

What is Safeguarding?

North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College’s Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Vulnerable Adults Policy is designed to guide and support staff to protect any students that may be vulnerable and at risk of harm.

The key objectives of the policy are to:

  • Promote a safe environment for all our students to learn and achieve
  • Actively promote the welfare of students
  • Identify any students who may be experiencing abuse or harm in college, at home or in relationships and take appropriate action to ensure their safety

North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff, volunteers and students to share this commitment.

You can find our Anti-Bullying Policy here.
A list of college policies can be found here.


Operation Encompass

Our college is now part of Operation Encompass, a new safeguarding initiative which aims to provide early reporting to schools and colleges of any domestic abuse incidents which might have an impact on our students.

Click here to find out more about Operation Encompass.

The Safeguarding Team

Whatever the issue, whether it be bullying and harassment, self-harm, issues at home or concerns that someone might be exposed to violent extremism, the Safeguarding Team are here to help.

Please contact us:

Email: safe@nwslc.ac.uk

Call: 0330 058 3000

Our “NWSLC Learning” App also allows all our learners to stay safe while studying with us, available on both IOS and Android.

Lockdown is difficult for everybody, and we need our community more than ever. If you are struggling in any way and don’t know what to do, it’s okay to seek help! Simply drop in to our #NuneatonCampus or #WigstonCampus, from  11am to 1pm every Wednesday, and discover all the ways we can support your wellbeing and mental health! We understand we are being advised to stay at home, but it’s ok to go outside if you need support. Additionally, you can always contact us via email or phone.

Safeguarding Team 2020

 

 

Useful Links, Numbers & Mental Health Information:

Find other useful links, numbers & mental health information here.