Our Lady Of Walsingham Catholic Primary School

Our Lady Of Walsingham Catholic Primary School

Designated Safeguarding Leads

  • Headteacher: Maire Hayes
  • Deputy Headteacher: Rachael Simpson
  • Inclusion Manager/ SENCo: Luke Politano
  • KS2 Leader: Sineaid Murphy – Langdon
  • KS1 Leader: Leanne McGinty
  • EHA Co-ordinator: Gaynor Martin

Safeguarding Governor: Donna Gallager.

If you wish to contact one of of the DSLs, please call the school on 01536 203805, alternatively, please email office@olw.cor.olicatschools.org

Safeguarding Links

MASH – The Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub

(MASH) deals with referrals from professionals and members of the public who have concerns about a child’s welfare following contact with the helpline that is now also based in the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub.

It makes the process of dealing with referrals quicker and more effective by improving the way county council: Children’s social care. Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS), Youth Offending Service (YOS) and education, work alongside other partner agency colleagues including Northamptonshire police, Northamptonshire health partners, National Probation Service, and the East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) to share information.Agency Safeguarding Hub.

Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) and Child Protection Team

Contact MASH
0300 126 7000
Email: MASH@northamptonshire.gcsx.gov.uk

Address: Children, Families and Education Criminal Justice Centre
700 Pavilion Drive
NN4 7Y


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and robust safer recruitment practice.  We expect everyone working in the school to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants working in “regulated activity”, including Disqualification by Association clearance.  References will be requested for shortlisted applicants prior to interview and will form part of the interview process. The successful applicant will also be expected to have two satisfactory references and undertake a medical questionnaire as a condition of employment.

Information for Visitors and Volunteers

Useful Links:

CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services) is the name for the NHS services that assess and treat young people with emotional, behavioural or mental health difficulties. 

ChildLine Support for children. Online and on the phone, anytime. Call free 0800 1111

Family Lives Online Support for all the family. Live chat online, email or phone - call free on 0808 800 2222