Ravens Academy and Academy Transformation Trust prioritise the safeguarding of our pupils.


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

Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL): Mrs Jan Lloyd – 01255 424 328

DDSL: Miss Charley Minter

If you have concerns about a teacher, please contact:

Miss Charley Minter,  Principal – 01255 424328

If you have any concerns about the Principal, please contact:

Mrs Natalie Dean, Primary Director of Education – natalie.dean@attrust.org.uk

If the 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
  • Make contact with Essex County Council Children’s Services on 03456037627
  • Call the NSPCC on 0808 800 5000

Ravens Academy Safeguarding Policy


We follow Child Protection Procedures as per the Essex Safeguarding Children Board, found here.


Working Together to Safeguard Children is a government document that we use to inform our practices. It can be found here.


Keeping Children Safe in Education