Safeguarding resources


Diocesan policy and essential resources for everyone

Safer recruitment of volunteers and paid staff

The two main documents are:

The above documents make reference to the following resources:

Resources for the PCC and Parish Safeguarding Officers

Other resources will be added to this section in response to requests from parishes. Please send any requests to the safeguarding team safeguarding@covcofe.org 

For people working with children and vulnerable adults

Resources will be added to this section in response to requests from parishes. Please sent any requests to the safeguarding team safeguarding@covcofe.org  

Responding to safeguarding concerns or allegations

Please click here for information about how to respond to safeguarding concerns or allegations.

Parish Safeguarding Audits

National policy statements and practice guidance

Diocesan accountability

Diocesan Accountability and Responsibilities for Safeguarding

Independent Safeguarding Audit - December 2016