At Instow Community Primary and Pre-School we take our duty of safeguarding pupils and their families very seriously.

Please use the information on this page if you have a worry and telephone to speak to us (8.00 - 4.00) if you wish to discuss something that concerns you on 01271 860545.


Designated Safeguarding Lead:

Mrs Heidi Knight


Deputy Safeguarding Officers:

Mrs Lesley Turner

Mrs Karen Brewer

Ms Katy Graves

Mrs Briony Tuohey

Mrs Paula Harvest


Safeguarding Lead for Pre-School:

Mrs Sharon Goodwin


Safeguarding Governor:

Mrs Julie Stanway




All other staff, volunteers and governors have taken part in a Level Two Safeguarding Awareness Course, which is held annually.





Devon Safeguarding Audit 2021/2022

Safeguarding Policies can be found on the Safeguarding Policies tab