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Safeguarding Contacts

For advice on safeguarding issues, please call your area office on the number listed below.

All consultations to the service are responded to by our safeguarding advisors through a duty system which changes daily.

If a child may be at risk of imminent harm, call the Integrated Front Door on 03000 411 111 (outside office hours - 03000 419 191) or the Police on 999

Ashford - 03301 651 340

Canterbury - 03301 651 140

Dartford - 03301 651 240

Dover - 03301 651 340

Folkestone and Hythe - 03301 651 340

Gravesham - 03301 651 240

Maidstone - 03301 651 440

Sevenoaks - 03301 651 240

Swale - 03301 651 140

Thanet - 03301 651 140

Tonbridge and Malling - 03301 651 440

Tunbridge Wells - 03301 651 440

Contacting the Education Safeguarding Service

Central Team

  • Head of Service: Claire Ray - 03301 651 200
  • Training and Development Manager: Rebecca Avery - 03301 651 110
  • Senior Safeguarding Advisor: Robin Brivio - 03301 651 200
  • Online Safety: Ashley Assiter (Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday) - 03301 651 500

Education Safeguarding Advisors

  • Myles O'Keeffe
  • Anup Kandola
  • Kirstie Owens
  • Gemma Willson (Monday/Tuesday) Claire Ledger (Wednesday/Thursday/Friday)

General queries can be sent to our central email address or our general online safety email. Please note these emails must not be used for any consultation purposes or to report specific child protection concerns as they may not be monitored daily.