Our Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Policy and Procedures

The TESS Group’s policy in relation to the Safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and The Prevent Duty ensures compliance with all relevant recommendations and guidance including the recommendations of the Department for Education (DfE) in the March 2015 Statutory Guidance for Keeping Children Safe in Education, and all subsequent updates including the September 2021 update. Our policy covers our responsibilities as a provider of further education, relating to the Prevent Duty.

Free Training for learners and employers

In line with the government announcing the terrorism threat level has been raised from Substantial to Severe – A terrorist attack in the UK is highly likely. We are keen to offer all of our learnes and employers continued support and guidance in this area.

Please see below links to free training modules.

Jamie chambers Tess group trainer

Our Safeguarding team Contact Details

mellanie Elliott

equality and diversity champion

[email protected]

07704 544596

Stephanie Richardson

safeguarding lead

[email protected]

07701 395512

Ian Palmer

safeguarding officer

[email protected]

07701 395516

Georgina Mason


[email protected]

07704 544597

Martin Parnham

safeguarding officer

[email protected]

07985 423972

Start your journey with the tess group today

Give us a call on 01604 210 500 or email us [email protected] to find out more and start training your staff with us.

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