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Safer Schools is a multi-award-winning safeguarding ecosystem, created to educate, empower and protect your entire school community, in a digital World.

Available at no additional cost to school and Local Authority customers insured by Zurich Municipal, Safer Schools has been developed in partnership with online safety experts, INEQE Safeguarding Group.

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The Friend Ship

An Adventure in Cyber Space

Embark on a cyber space adventure with ‘The Friend Ship’, a children’s book designed to help parents, carers, and safeguarding professionals plant seeds of safety in young minds. Join Jack, Maddie and Freddie on a journey through app age restrictions and friend requests as they decide who to let onboard and when to call the Mothership for guidance. Exclusively available now on your Safer Schools App or you can purchase a physical copy below!

Benefits of the Ecosystem


A Customised School App with specialist online safeguarding content and features.

Get 24/7 access to news, articles and resources on digital and online safeguarding, all available through an app on your phone, tablet and other devices!

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Online Safety and Safeguarding Educational Resources.

Find free resources for the classroom and home on Teach and Home Hub, including ready-to-use lesson plans, shareables, PowerPoint presentations and more.


Credible CPD Safeguarding Training delivered through webinars and your App.

Keep school staff up to date with the latest in safeguarding training through webinars and CPD-certified training.

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Reputation Management

A Reputation Management service, incorporating social listening technologies, sentiment surveys and sentiment analysis.

Help manage your school’s reputation with our online social listening service and internal auditing tools.

Cyber Security

Cyber Security, advice, training and alerts.

Learn about the latest cyber security threats and scams and take action to mitigate risks against your school community.

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iSAT INEQE Self-Assessment Audit Tool will help you assess your safeguarding practice.

Ensure your organisation is meeting best practice with the INEQE Safeguarding Audit tool, making self-assessment easier and more effective.

All available at no additional cost for Zurich Municipal customers.

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Safer School News

Sarah Stokoe

Safeguarding Manager

I have been working in safeguarding for 30 years, and this is the most exciting initiative to happen concerning Local Authorities.

Marie James

Safeguarding Lead

The fact that you have a visual, an audio & a written element to the Safer Schools App means that it is applicable to a multitude of learners. For us to combat anything… you have to where they (young people) are, the Safer Schools App provides a portal to their world.

Danielle Connolly-Ratcliffe

Assistant Principal

I’m passionate about keeping children safe & I think that this App brings together a wide range of credible resources from a really experienced team with a lot of knowledge behind it.


I love this app! Been flicking through it this afternoon and it is brilliant to have all the information handy and in one place! Love the training booklet and support group info there too!

Benefits For You

Select your profile below to access a tailored overview of the benefits Safer Schools can bring you!

For Staff

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Online Safety Shareables

For a bite-sized rundown of what you need to know, try our Online Safety Shareables! These resources are free for you to download and share with your school communities.

As a Safer School, you are able to download and share these on your organisation’s social media channels, newsletters, emails, and all other digital platforms!

Make sure to tag @OurSaferSchools to share the love!

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