Safeguarding

We take the safety and protection of our children, young people and adults at risk as a high priority at ABC.


Everyone who works with children, young people and adults at risk at ABC must hold a current DBS disclosure (formerly a CRB certificate), as well as follow our Safeguarding Policy and Procedures.


We have two Safeguarding Policy and Procedures which conform to current government and Baptist Union of Great Britain recommendations:



As a church we have appointed:

Liz James and Adrian Watts as our Designated Persons for Safeguarding

and

Rhian Auty as the Safeguarding Trustee


Designated Person for Safeguarding

The Designated Person for Safeguarding will:

  • Advise the church on any matters relating the safeguarding of children and young people
  • Take the appropriate action when abuse is disclosed, discovered or suspected

Responsible persons – Safeguarding Trustee

  • Oversee and monitor the implementation of the policy and procedures on behalf of the church’s charity trustees


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