At Bolder, we are proud of the work that we are doing to keep our students safe and well, both inside school and out.
Our staff are vigilant in reporting any safeguarding concerns whenever they arise and any issues are dealt with by our safeguarding officers.
Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is Ms Liz Green firstname.lastname@example.org
Please find all direct contacts for all our safeguarding officer HERE
Papyrus has confidential links that you can call if you or a person you know is not coping well with life.
0800 068 4141
If you or your child is concerned about bullying please encourage them to speak out or email email@example.com
We recognise that sometimes families need support too and we work closely with Hounslow Early Help Hub and other agencies to stay up-to-date with services that might be able to help.
For information about Hounslow Parenting Services please visit the Hounslow website for details on parenting courses or discuss with your child’s Pastoral Manager referrals which can be made to Hounslow for Family Workers or Social Care
If you would like any information, please click here to go to the Hounslow Family Services directory.
Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing
We have created a directory of apps that our students have found useful in supporting their mental health and emotional wellbeing:
We have also started a series of webinars called Living Bolder Lives, aimed at providing no-nonsense, succinct advice and guidance to parents/carers around problems that they might be experiencing at home. Our first session is around supporting children and young people who self-harm. Click here to watch the webinar on YouTube.
Students should call Childline on 0800 11 11 straight away if they are concerned about their mental health or think they are in trouble,
If parents or carers feel that they need some support, they can call Young Minds for free on 0808 802 5544. They are open 9.30am to 4pm Monday to Friday.
Circle - A hub space and café that offers support for young people in Ealing who are at, or near crisis point with their mental health. Click HERE to read more.
At Bolder, we provide advice and support, as well as signposting a wide range of resources, to help our students stay safe online.
This includes information shared during Assemblies, Personal Development sessions and Computer Science lessons.
If something has happened online which has made you (or someone you know) feel unsafe, scared or worried, we encourage you to report it to CEOP by clicking the button below:
You can find further information on the ThinkUKnow website.
Students can also request to speak to our Safer Schools Police Officer by emailing their Pastoral Manager.
Supporting your mental health and emotional wellbeing.
A listening ear...
Please click on the logos below to go to the websites:
Managing worries, thoughts and emotions…
Tackling feelings of self-harm…
Supporting your physical health…
We are always here to help. Nothing is too much trouble!
Please email your Pastoral Manager at any time. Their names/photos are on posters around school.
If something very serious happens, or if you think you are in trouble, call Childline on 0800 11 11 straight away.
If you think your parents or carers might need some support, please ask them to contact us,
or call Young Minds for free on 0808 802 5544. They are open 9.30am to 4pm Monday to Friday.