As a parish we are committed to helping everyone learn and worship in a safe environment. We have adopted the safeguarding policy and procedures of Southwark Diocese, ‘A Safe Church’. This includes these policies:
Our recruitment process for those working with children, young people, or vulnerable adults includes DBS check, references, and induction. The PCC reviews our practices on a regular basis to ensure that we comply with our Safeguarding policy.
Our Safeguarding officer is Karen Warman.
The Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser is Kate Singleton, who heads a team based at Trinity House in Southwark. A member of this team can be contacted on 020 7939 9423 (office hours) or 07982 279713 (out of hours).