Our Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO) is Liz Smith who can be contacted by phoning the church office on 01302 538487. Or use the form at the bottom of this page below.

St Francis church is committed to high standards in safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

The following policy statement was agreed at the PCC meeting.

In accordance with the Church of England Safeguarding Policy our church is committed to:

Promoting a safer environment and culture. Safely recruiting and supporting all those with any responsibility related to children, young people and vulnerable adults within the church. Responding promptly to every safeguarding concern or allegation. Caring pastorally for victims/survivors of abuse and other affected persons. Caring pastorally for those who are the subject of concerns or allegations of abuse and other affected persons. Responding to those that may pose a present risk to others.

If you wish to speak to the Sheffield Diocese about a Safeguarding Issue the Diocesan safeguarding adviser is Siân Checkley,

E: sian.checkley@sheffield.anglican.org

mob  07741 013775,

View our full policies here

To register a safeguarding concern please click here