Our commitments and code of practice
We are committed to the safeguarding of all children, young people, and adults when they are vulnerable. We aim to establish safe, caring communities which provide a loving environment where there is a culture of ‘informed vigilance’ as to the dangers of abuse.
We comply with the Safeguarding Policy statement of the Church of England.
We accept the responsibilities of the church for all work with children, young people and adults when they are vulnerable carried out in the name of the church
We follow the procedures and guidance contained within the Canterbury Diocesan Safeguarding Guidelines in respect of DBS Disclosure checks, risk assessments and all other safeguarding practice and procedures.
We have appointed Coordinators to oversee the safeguarding of children, young people and adults when they are vulnerable.
St. Alphege Seasalter Safeguarding Coordinator:
Children and Young People
Tel: 01227 273586
Tel: 01227 372508
For further information view our Code of Practice. As part of the Diocese of Canterbury, we also adhere to the Diocesan Guidelines - more information is found here.