Safeguarding Children

The safety and well-being of the children here at Highweek Community Primary School and Nursery is our first priority. Children cannot learn unless they feel happy and safe. We adhere to stringent Safeguarding procedures to protect the welfare of all the children who come here.

Useful Information:

Concerned about a child?


If you have serious concerns about a child or young person, or if you need help parenting your child you can call 0345 155 1071 or email

Out of hours please call 0845 6000 388. If it is an emergency dial 999.

Designated Child Protection Officers

Designated Child Protection Officer: Mrs Jane Bassett
Deputy Designated Child Protection Officer: Mrs Jane Basset

Additional Designated Child Protection Officer: Mrs Jacky Dawes
Educational Welfare Officer: Mrs Morwenna Griffiths
Prevent Officer: Mrs Jane Bassett
CSE (Child Sexual Exploitation) Officer: Mrs Jane Bassett
CIN (Child in Care) Officer: 
E-Safety Officer: Miss Emma Hopkins


Highweek Community Primary and Nursery School
Coronation Road
Newton Abbot
Devon, TQ12 1TX

Phone: 01626 216300

© 2020 - Highweek Community Primary and Nursery School 

ASHDEN_LESSCO2_logo_RGB jpeg (3).png