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  • Open Events September & October 2021

    Considering Chulmleigh College for September 2022 entry?
    We are offering a number of small group tours with our Executive Headteacher Michael Johnson, Deputy Executive Headteacher Neil Payne and SENDCO Laura Mackie. After school for those who may not be able to visit in working hours and morning tours for those who wish to visit during a normal school day.  Being able to see the school ‘in action’ provides an excellent window into what we offer here, and with the tours being led by our Senior Leadership Team in a small group environment, you will have ample opportunities to ask any questions you may have. 
    We are offering a wide range of dates for these tours, please click on the links below to book.
    After school tours: Morning tours:
    Year 6 Taster Morning Saturday 16th October 9am-12pm We are delighted to be able to offer prospective pupils the chance to attend a Taster Morning at the College, where they will experience a range of lessons and activities.


Suspected Child Abuse Within The Provision Procedure

Statement of Intent

If an allegation of child abuse is made against a member of staff, which could be by a parent or colleague, an immediate and thorough investigation will be conducted by the Designated Safeguarding Officer in conjunction with the child’s parents and the CAT Preschools Directors.


  • The staff member, or volunteer, against whom the allegations have been made will be suspended pending further investigation on full pay;
  • The matter will be referred to the Local Authority and every co-operation afforded to any investigation by Police and Social Services;
  • Ofsted will be notified of the allegations and informed of the outcome;
  • The child’s parents will be kept fully informed throughout;
  • Staff will need to work with the child and their family to offer them support and rebuild trust;
  • The staff will be supported throughout by the Designated Safeguarding Officer and CAT Preschools Directors;
  • The provision will need to check its policies and procedures and review as necessary in light of the allegations and the outcome of any investigation.