Brunel Academies Trust

ARC Safeguarding

 Commitment to Safeguarding

Keeping children safe is our number one priority. We ensure that the safety and well-being of every child is at the centre of every decision we make. Our staff have a responsibility to create and maintain a safe learning environment for all our young people. All our staff are aware and kept up to date with the child protection procedures. As a setting we are committed to the safeguarding of all of our children.

ARC Safeguarding Team

Worried about a Child?
If you have a concern about the safety or well-being of a child please speak to one of our safeguarding team or email


Designated Safeguarding Lead BASIS
Penny Seymour
Head of Service (BASIS)


 Designated Safeguarding Lead BASIS
Mark Wiseman
Deputy Head of Service (BASIS)
ARC Safeguarding Leads
Kelly Hill
Designated Safeguarding Lead
ARC Services Manager
Julie Scarisbrick
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
ARC Outreach Co-ordinator
Anne Walecki
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Bespoke Senior

ARC Safeguarding Poster

ARC Safeguarding Poster

Safeguarding Policies

Safeguarding Policy and Procedures

Behaviour Policy

Brunel Whistleblowing Policy

Key Documents

Keeping Children Safe in Education -  September 2023

Keeping Children Safe in Education (Part One) - September 2023

Working together to safeguard children - A Guide

Guidance for safer working practice

Department for Education - Working together to safeguard children information page

Regulated Activity in relation to children

Prevent Duty Guidance England Wales

Important Contact Details

MASH  01793 466903

Emergency Duty Service 01793 436699

LADO 01793 463854

Domestic Violence
National Domestic Abuse Helpline

Mental health issues, including anxiety and depression
Young Minds


Online Safety