Designated Safeguarding Lead

Ms. E. Atkins – Email:

Safeguarding Team:

Safeguarding Manager – Ms. S. Jones – Email: 

Alternative Designated Safeguarding Leads:

Ms C. Abrahams – Email:

Ms K. Ogden – Email:

Mr. M. Woodhouse – Email:

SENDCO – Miss S. Cooper


Safeguarding Governor: Ms. S. Grice


The Nicholas Hamond Academy are part of a jointly run operation between Norfolk County Council and Norfolk Police called Operation Encompass.  Operation Encompass has been set up to help schools provide support to children who have been present at incidents of domestic abuse.  We know that children can be significantly physically or emotionally harmed when they are involved in, or witness to, domestic abuse. 

For more information on Operation Encompass, please click here:

Operation Encompass letter to parents/carers – October 2022




Parent/Carers and students may find the following externally run sites useful:-

Norfolk Safeguarding Children Board – Information and advice aimed at parents/carers on your child’s wellbeing.

Educate against hate – Information and support for parents/carers on the issues surrounding extremism and radicalisation and how to protect your child.

Young Minds – Information and advice for parents/carers on young people’s behaviour and mental health.

NSPCC – The underwear rule – Guidance designed to help parents/carers start conversations with young people to help protect them from abuse.

There is also a guide for parents/carers of young people with autism:
There is also a guide for foster carers:

Family Lives – A charity set up to help support parents/carers with the changes families go through. This includes a confidential helpline and online chat.

CEOP – Information to help parents/carers protect their children from online abuse. Also includes information about reporting abuse.

The Hideout – A website created by Women’s Aid to help parents/carers understand domestic violence and how it affects young people.

Gangs Line – Information for parents/carers on gangs and youth violence.

Somebody else’s child – Information on private fostering.

Frank – Information for parents/carers on drugs and what to do if you are worried about your/a child.

Anti-Bullying Alliance – Information for parents/carers on bullying.

NSPCC – Information and advice about keeping children safe.

NSPCC – The services offered by the NSPCC.

NSPCC – Child trafficking – Information on what child trafficking is.

NSPCC – Forced Marriage – Information, advice and guidance on forced marriage, including links to other websites.

NSPCC – What is Child Sexual Exploitation – Information on CSE, including signs, symptoms and effects.

B-eat – Guidance and support on eating disorders.

Stonewall – LGBTQ + Charity

Internet Matters – Helping parents keep their children safe online.
Missing People – A charity that aims to support family and friends of those who go missing.

A Guide For Parents About Online Sexual Harassment

(Should you require further information please follow this link:-
Kooth is a charity who are commissioned by the NHS and runs an online platform that offers free, anonymous mental health and wellbeing support for 11-25 year olds.