Reporting a Safeguarding concern

If  for any reason you feel unsafe because of something that is happening to you in College, or outside of College, or you are worried about someone that you know is unsafe, then please speak to a member of College staff, your Departmental Safeguarding Representative or directly to a member of the College’s Safeguarding Team. This covers times when you may be studying at home for a period of time. Key contact details and information is below:

During opening hours:

Monday – Thursday 8.30am – 5.00pm, Friday 8.30am-4.30pm.

Contact the Safeguarding Team on the central contact details:

Telephone: 01226 216 142

Email: safeguarding@barnsley.ac.uk.

Key contact details within the Safeguarding Team are:

  • Di Wall, Safeguarding Team Leader: 01226 216 185/07825 364354
  • Sean McMahon, Senior Safeguarding Officer: 01226 216 753/07778 149036
  • Steph Smith, Safeguarding Officer: 01226 216 168/07925 037163
  • Andrea Rogers, Safeguarding Administrator: 01226 216 142

College’s Designated Safeguarding Lead: Liz Leek
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead: Jess Leech

Out of hours:

Monday – Thursday after 5pm, Fridays after 4.30pm, weekends and bank holidays.

For concerns about personal safety, contact the Police 999 (emergency) or 101 (non-emergency).

For concerns regarding health and wellbeing, contact your out of hours Doctors or call the NHS Direct on 111.

For out of hours Social Care support for children (under 18) and adults, contact 01226 787 789.

Last updated: 11th May 2022