Speaker Presentations: The Safeguarding Children in Schools Conference 2022

Thank you for attending The Safeguarding Children in Schools Conference 2022.

We hope you found the day informative and interesting. You can download the speaker presentations below. Please bookmark or otherwise save this page so that you are able to return.


Maria Wakefield, Senior Policy Advisor, Teacher Regulation, School Safeguarding and Safety Team, Department for Education
Clare Richmond, School Safeguarding Policy Lead, Department for Education

Christine Emmott, Safeguarding Consultant, Barnardo’s Training and Consultancy

Mike Glanville, Chief Safeguarding Officer & Co-Founder, The Safeguarding Company Ltd

Sadie Cordingley, Deputy Head Teacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead, Bowling Park Primary School

Jessica Goves, Senior Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead, Wellington College

Will Gardner OBE, Chief Executive Officer, Childnet International
David Wright, Director UK Safer Internet Centre, South West Grid for Learning

Laura Knight, Toolkit Lead, Youth Endowment Fund

Claire Dan, Head of Safeguarding, Safeguarding and Child Protection Association

Rachel Sammels-Moore, Virtual headteacher, Derbyshire County Council


Morning Session 1

Morning Session 2

Afternoon Session 1

Afternoon Session 2

Additional Resources:

Safeguarding and Child Protection Association

Safeguarding and Child Protection Association Flyer

Youth Endowment Fund Toolkit

Online Harms Links:

Childnet Digital Leaders

Safer Internet Day


Step Up, Speak Up!

Project deSHAME

Harmful Sexual Behaviour Support Service

Professionals Online Safety Helpline

Report Harmful Content

A Guide for Education Settings and Filtering Providers

Online Safety Policy and Practice Report 2022 Has Been Released for Schools in England

Online Safety Self-Review Tool for Schools