The church understands its responsibility to uphold the law and have policies in place for the purpose of safeguarding.
The church has a safeguarding team made up of the
-Designated Person for Safeguarding (DPS)
-Deputy Designated Person for Safeguarding (DDPS)
The church has appointed:
Andrew Pullin as the Designated Person for Safeguarding (DPS) and the Trustee for Safeguarding.
Peter Everitt as Deputy Designated Person for Safeguarding (DDPS)
All volenteers who help in the work of the church will have the relevant level of checks require by Law and inkeeping with our church safeguarding policies.
Volunteers can request DBS checks through the church office
Policy statement and safeguarding policy
Safe to Grow (Baptist Union supporting document for Safeguarding Children and Young People)
Safe to Belong (Baptist Union supporting document for Safeguarding Adults at Risk)
Gateway to Level 2 require reading, this must be read before volenteering in certain church activities
Other documents that might be of help