Download Guidance and Good Practice 1 and Guidance and Good Practice 2 as two single Zip files, or select individual documents below.

  1. Abuse Definitions
  2. Challenging Behaviour
  3. Child Sexual Exploitation – What to Look for
  4. Choirs Bell Ringing and Other Mixed-Age Activities
  5. Church Action on Domestic Abuse
  6. Complaints and Whistle Blowing – Model Policy
  7. Confidential Declaration Form
  8. Differences Between Statutory and Voluntary Sector
  9. Dignity at Work
  10. Equal Opportunities Model Policy
  11. Good Behaviour Guide for Children
  12. Good Practice Guide for Work with Children(PDF)  Good Practice Guide for Work with Children (Word Document)
  13. Good Practice Guide for Work with Vulnerable Adults (PDF)  Good Practice Guide for Work with Vulnerable Adults (Word Document)
  14. Hire of Church Premises
  15. Lone Working
  16. Making and Publishing Images of Children
  17. Managing allegations
  18. Model Agreement with Offender (Word Document)
  19. Model Parental Consent Form (Word Document)
  20. Model Parish Application Form (Word Document)
  21. Model Parish Policy on Recruitment and DBS Disclosures (Word Document)
  22. Model Policy on Recording Pastoral Encounters (Word Document)
  23. Model Parish Safeguarding Policy (Word Document)
  24. Model Policy on Social Media
  25. Model Reference Request (Word Document)
  26. Model Volunteer Agreement (Word Document)
  27. Parent’s Guide to Child Sexual Exploitation
  28. Parishes not Working with Children or Vulnerable Adults
  29. Parish Safeguarding Training Materials
  30. Parish Safeguarding Officers what is Expected
  31. Parish Safeguarding Responsibilities
  32. Parish Safeguarding Roles
  33. Permission to Ring
  34. Portability Advice
  35. Reaching Out Order Form
  36. Record Keeping in Recruitment
  37. Record Keeping in Parishes
  38. Recording Safeguarding Issues
  39. Responding to an Adult who Discloses Sexual Abuse
  40. Risk Assessment Form
  41. Safer Recruitment
  42. Schedule of Safeguarding Forms etc
  43. Seven Golden Rules of Information Sharing
  44. Trafficking and Modern Slavery
  45. Training in Safeguarding
  46. Vigilance
  47. Welcome, Inclusion, Respect
  48. Young Leaders
  49. Young Persons Guide to Keeping Children Safe