English Martyrs’ Catholic Voluntary Academy takes its responsibilities for safeguarding children very seriously.

All staff and volunteers are subject to relevant checks.  Safeguarding concerns are reported to the Headteacher as the names person who will liaise with outside agencies.

Safeguarding Leaders

Emma Jones

Helen McElhone

Emma Raiseborough

Jo Pettifer

Gemma Ellis

If you need to contact any of the above members of staff please contact school on 0115 973 3209

Email us; or

If a child or young person is in immediate danger

Call 999

If you have any safeguarding concerns about any of our students..


Call us on 0115 973 3209

Out of Hours

If you're concerned about the welfare of a child outside of school hours, please contact

Call Derbyshire – 01629 533190

Useful Websites to support your child’s safety

Think U Know – Great advice to keep children safe whilst using the Internet.

CEOP – News and articles surrounding Internet safety.

Action For Children – Action for Children supports and speaks out for the UK’s most vulnerable and neglected children and young people.