Our school is now closed for the summer holidays. All students return to St Joseph’s on Monday 6th September 2021.
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St Joseph's Catholic Academy'Live Like Jesus'

Welcome toSt Joseph's Catholic Academy'Live Like Jesus'

Keeping Children Safe

The Child Protection Lead Designated Officers are Katherine Chadbourne and Charlotte Webster. Our Deputy Safeguarding Officer is Sarah Shirley. Our Safeguarding Link Governor is Mrs Karen McCluskey.


If you need to contact our Designated Safeguarding Lead, please contact the school (01629) 583616 or email



Here is our current Child Protection policy


Internet Safety Parent Meeting Information Jan 2020

Derbyshire County Council have produced the leaflets below to help parents and carers understand safeguarding issues when using social media as well as safeguarding in school.  Please also refer to our ‘Useful Links’ section on this website for further Online Safety guidance.