Deputy Headteacher of Firrhill High School is a member of our Child Protection and Compliance Committee

Partner: Firrhill High School
Partner type: Community Group
Project category: Governance

The Deputy Headteacher of Firrhill High School sits on Merchiston Castle School's Child Protection and Compliance Committee which meets four times a year.

Aims of the project

Sharing of experience and expertise between private and maintained sector.

Background and goals

For some time now the Headmaster of Merchiston Castle School has tried to foster links with Firrhill High School, Edinburgh. He has visited Firrhill High School on numerous occasions, and the newly appointed Headmaster of Firrhill High School visited Merchiston in September 2016.  These links also led to the Deputy Headteacher of Firrhill High School sitting on our Child Protection and Compliance Committee.

Impact

The Deputy Headteacher of Firrhill High School is able to share her experience and expertise with us and in turn we hope she benefits from an insight into Merchiston’s policy and procedures in this area.

Frequency and duration

Four times a year on an annual basis.