Newmarket Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

  • Please use the link to access the NSPCC helpline for children and young people who have experienced sexual harassment or abuse at school, and for worried adults and professionals that need support and guidance. 
  • We have provided a reference page of Specific Safeguarding Issues and links for further information and support.
  • For online safety please visit and Internet Matters, which advises parents / carers about how to help their children use social media safely. 

Our Designated Safeguarding Team are detailed below:

Elaine Wilson, Deputy Principal

Designated Safeguarding Lead

Neil Fisher, Assistant Principal

Deputy Safeguarding Lead, County Lines Lead and Esafety Lead

Sophie Gynn, Assistant Principal

Deputy Safeguarding Lead, Senior Mental Healh Lead, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Lead

Mark Kirby, Assistant Principal

Deputy Safeguarding Lead, Attendance Lead

Darren Woodward

Safeguarding Governor