Covid-19 - Safeguarding

Pupils are informed that the usual ‘Healing Helpers’ email address is still active and monitored daily by Pastoral staff.  Pupils can use this email address to contact the school for support if required.  Click here to email Healing Helpers.

As per usual protocol, parental concerns should be reported to the school via the school office email address.  Your concerns will be dealt with by a member of the Pastoral Team at their earliest convenience.  Click here to email the office.

Further links and websites will also be published on the school’s social media pages:


Instagram - @team.healing

Healing School – A Science Academy is committed to maintaining our stringent safeguarding standards, especially during the period of school closure due to the outbreak of Covid-19.  Key information in relation to the monitoring process and how the school aims to protect pupils, especially those deemed as ‘vulnerable’, appropriately during this closure period is available on this page.  Please see attached action plan for further information.

Pastoral Action Plan.pdf

For further information regarding the school’s safeguarding provision, please click here for the Child Protection and Safeguarding policy

Local Authority provision and support is also available.  Click here to be directed to the ‘SaferNEL’ website.

The majority of work provision for Healing School pupils is online-based.  The following links relate to e-safety and aim to assist parents to support their child appropriately when working on the internet.

Thinkuknow resources

Thinkuknow have created a page designed to support parents during school closure due to Covid-19.  

Click here to access a work sheet for pupils in Years 7 and 8.

Click here to access further resources for pupils in Years 7 and 8.

Click here to access a work sheet for pupils in Years 9 and above.

Click here to visit the website

During the period of closure, pupils will be contacted via Survey Monkey or Google Classroom and asked to complete a short survey in relation to their well-being.  Once this has been established, further information will be published here.