Safeguarding,news-22768.htmlWe are committed to safeguarding, protecting and promoting the health, safety and welfare of all our students from harm, including exploitation, abuse, bullying and mistreatment. We expect all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment. We listen to our students and take seriously what they tell us. Our aim is that all students will enjoy their learning, progress and personal development at the College.  

Designated Safeguarding Lead: Mrs Mary Cranna, Email:

Deputy Safeguarding Lead: Ms Suzanne King


Helpful Information

Barriers to children seeking help-NSPCC

Harmful Sexual Behaviour Guide

WSC Visitor Safeguarding Leaflet Feb 2018

Is your child safe online?

Parents guide to Facebook

How to report issues to Facebook and Twitter

The Prevent Duty at West Somerset College

PREVENT strategy leaflet

County Lines -Safeguarding Guide

County Lines Safeguarding Information Sheet

Radicalism and Extremism Leaflet

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy June 2018

Sexting Document

Useful links

Educate against Hate

Somerset Safeguarding Children Board

Minecraft- Keeping Children Safe

NEDA (Help for Eating Disorders)


Protecting Children From Radicalisation

Snapchat-A Guide for Parents

The Messenger Summer Term 2 2017/18