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St Peter’s takes its duty to safeguard everyone very seriously.


We have adopted the national Church of England’s robust procedures and guidelines. You can find out
more about the national policies and procedures at:

If you have any safeguarding concerns, or want to discuss a safeguarding matter, you can contact our Safeguarding Officer, Julie Rowell on 07746 388 985 or email: You can also contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Hilary Higton on 07495 060 869

If you have concerns about the immediate safety of someone, please don’t delay in dialling 999 and ask for the police.

Safer recruitment

All voluntary and paid roles within the life of the church community require an application form to be completed and two references to be taken up. All voluntary and paid positions working with children and vulnerable adults require a DBS-check to the appropriate level and safeguarding training to be

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