The Church Leadership recognises the importance of its ministry to children, young people and vulnerable adults and its responsibility to protect and safeguard their welfare.
As part of its mission, the Church is committed to:
Valuing, listening to and respecting children, young people and vulnerable adults as well as promoting their welfare and protection.
Safe recruitment, supervision and training for all those working with children, youth and vulnerable adults within the church.
Adopting a procedure for dealing with concerns about possible abuse.
Encouraging and supporting parents/carers.
Supporting those affected by abuse in the church.
Maintaining good links with the statutory authorities and other organisations.
To see our full safeguarding policy please click here.