National Church Safeguarding Policy and Practice Guidance

Safeguarding Policy and Practice Guidance

Policy Statements

Practice Guidance

Joint Practice Guidance with The Methodist Church

Records Management Guides

Church of England Records Management Guides

Guidelines for the Professional Conduct of the Clergy

Church of England Professional Conduct of Clergy Guidelines

Dignity at Work

Dignity at Work National Guidance

Templates & Resources

Church of England Templates and Resources

Includes Information on:

  • Key roles and responsibilities of church office holders and bodies
  • Responding to, assessing and managing concerns or allegations against church officers
  • Responding well to domestic abuse

Theological Texts

Forgiveness & Reconciliation in the Aftermath of Abuse (2017) – House of Bishops commended document from Faith and Order Commission.

The Gospel, Sexual Abuse and the Church: A theological resource for the local church (2016) – House of Bishops commended document from Faith and Order Commission.