Child Protection

In Irvinestown Primary School we take our Safeguarding responsibilities very seriously.

We have robust procedures in place for dealing with any concerns following DENI and EA guidance.


Our Safeguarding team is


Designated Teacher: Mrs JE Read

Deputy Designated Teacher: Mrs J Harron

Safeguarding Governor: Mrs Sandra Spratt-Davison

Safeguarding Team : Rev Paul Thompson (Chair of Governors)


We are aware that, for some adults, children and young people in NI, home is not a safe place.

Click on the link below to access  information on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the effect these have on children now and in later life


an awareness raising video from the N.I. executive (with signposting to helplines)