Child Safeguarding

1. New “Child Protection Procedures for Primary and Post-Primary Schools 2017” came into effect from 11 December 2017.

2. To view the Department of Education and Skills Circular Letter, 0081/2017, relating to these procedures, please click here.

3. To view these new procedures, please click here.

4. The Board of Management of Christ King Girls' Secondary School has formally adopted a Child Safeguarding Statement on 4th December 2019, as DES requirements with the commencement of a new Board of Management. To view the Child Safeguarding Risk Assessment please click Child Safeguarding Risk Assessment

5. The Child Safeguarding Statement was formally reviewed by the Board of Management on 20th August 2021. To view the Child Safeguarding Statement please click Child Safeguarding Statement

6. The Principal, Ms Richel Long, will present a Child Protection Oversight Report at each meeting of the school’s Board of Management.

7. Any persons with child protection concerns are invited to contact a member of staff or the Designated Liaison Person (DLP), Ms Richel Long, or, in her absence, the Deputy Designated Liaison Persona (DDLP), Ms Frances Kerrigan.

8. The Board of Management will be reviewing all checks associated with the new child protection model in the coming months to ensure full compliance by the school.

9. This section of the school website will be used to provide updates to members of the school community in relation to general child protection matters.

Ms Richel Long,


South Douglas Road, Cork, Co. Cork, Ireland.
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