At Rose Hill Primary School we treat safeguarding as our highest priority, ensuring that all children in our care are safe and secure at all times.  We work with parents, the Local Authority and other professionals to maintain children’s safety.  All members of staff are responsible for safeguarding but in addition we have a number of people with designated safeguarding responsibilities.

Jane Birchenough

Social Inclusion Manager and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead.

To contact Jane please phone 01865 777937 or email


Josie Harvey-Jones

Safeguarding Officer

To contact Josie, please phone 01865 777937 or e-mail:

Fizzy Cox

Safeguarding Officer and Behaviour Learning Mentor

To contact Fizzy, please phone 01865 777937 or e-mail:

Georgina Glenny

Co-opted Safeguarding Governor

Amanda Tucker

Headteacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead



Staff with designated responsiblities for safeguarding undertake regular specialist training.  All staff members and anyone who volunteers with us undertakes training in child protection and this training is refreshed every three years in line with Oxfordshire County Council’s safeguarding policy.  We also undertake comprehensive background checks on all staff and any volunteers for whom this is required (in accordance with OCC policy).


Safeguarding Policy & Further Information

The school follows the policy recommended by the County Council and the Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board, and you can view / download the policy by clicking on the link below. The policy covers areas of recent public concern such as FGM and forced marriage.

You can read all our safeguarding documents on our Safeguarding Policies page. You can read the Departmental Advice for The Prevent Duty here

The Oxfordshire Safeguarding Board website (OSCB) offers regular Safe Guarding updates, guidance and procedures.


Online Safety

We do everything we can here at Rose Hill to educate children about keeping safe online. Click here to visit our Safety page. Click here to visit the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) website and their Thinkuknow website, which is a great resource for children, parents and schools.



At Rose Hill Primary School we take bullying very seriously. Please visit our Anti-Bullying page for more information.