E-ACT Blackley Academy is committed to keeping our pupils safe, both in school and the wider community.

The safety and welfare of all our students is of utmost importance to us. Please contact the academy directly if you have a concern about the welfare of a child:



Rhonda Alleyne
Designated Safeguarding Lead


Sharon Croke

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead


Safeguarding & Child Protection policy



Keeping Children and Adults Safe in Education

Safeguarding guidance for parents/carers

Working together to safeguard children

CSE Guidance

FGM Procedural


If you are worried about a child who may be suffering from harm you can make a referral to Children services. You can contact them by telephone 0161 234 5001  or by email mcsreply@manchester.gov.uk

If you are worried a child is being sexually abused telephone the police straight away on 999.

If a child is suffering from anxiety/depression/self-harm or having suicidal thoughts you can telephone the NSPCC (National Society for the Prevent of Cruelty to Children)  on 0808 800 5000 or Cahms ( Child and adolescent Mental health service) on  0161 203 3250







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