Resources

In May 2014 Diocesan Synod approved the Diocesan Safeguarding Policy for Parishes 2014. This new policy replaces the big white manual.

Parish Guidance:

Safer Recruitment documents:

National Church of England Safeguarding Policy Statements

  • Promoting a Safer Church (2017): the new national House of Bishops policy statement for Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults.  This document is to be supported by more detailed practice guidance, which will be made available in due course.
  • Protecting All God’s Children (2010): Previous national policy for safeguarding children.  Please continue to refer to this until the supporting practice guidance is available for the new policy.
  • Promoting a Safe Church (2006): Previous national policy for safeguarding vulnerable adults.  Please continue to refer to this until the supporting practice guidance is available for the new policy.

National Church of England Safeguarding Practice Guidance

Additional Resources:

 

 

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