Safeguarding is a term used to describe the overall safety and wellbeing of children and vulnerable adults, which includes:

  • Protection from maltreatment and/or exploitation

  • Preventing the impairment of health, development and wellbeing

  • Ensuring that they are growing up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care

  • Taking action to enable them to have the best outcomes

  • Preventing anyone from being radicalised and/or drawn into extremism or terrorism

Westminster Kingsway College is committed to:

  • Providing a safe environment in which students can learn and develop

  • Identifying and supporting students who are suffering, or likely to suffer, significant harm

  • Acting promptly and diligently on any safeguarding concerns

  • Working with Safeguarding partners to provide support to students