Safeguarding is defined as protecting children from maltreatment, preventing impairment of health and/or development, ensuring that children grow up in the provision of safe and effective care, and optimising children's life chances. 

St Thomas More RC Primary School follows the procedures established by the Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children Board; a guide to procedure and practice for all agencies in Hertfordshire working with children and their families. 

Designated Safeguarding Person (DSP) - Mrs J Perry (Headteacher)

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Person (DDSP) - Mrs A Whitty (Assistant Headteacher)

Safeguarding and Child Protection Governor - Mrs B Pykerman 

Chair of Governors - Mrs C Gracie

SEND Governor - Mrs D Downing