Safeguarding

Guildford Cathedral is committed to providing a welcoming, respectful and safe environment for all, including children and adults who may be at risk of abuse and neglect. The care and protection of children, young people and adults involved in Cathedral activities is the responsibility of everyone who participates in the life of the Cathedral Community.

Cathedral Safeguarding Policy

A copy of the Cathedral Safeguarding Policy is provided below, which should be read in conjunction with the Guildford Diocese Safeguarding Policy and Practice Guide and the Church of England Safeguarding Policy and Practice Guidance.

Guildford Cathedral Safeguarding Policy 17 April 2018

Guildford Diocese Safeguarding Policy and Practice Guide

Church of England Safeguarding Policy and Practice Guide

 

Cathedral Safeguarding Contacts

 

The Guildford Cathedral Safeguarding Contacts is:

Mel Prynne                                                                   

07886 864 442

melprynne@btinternet.com

 

The Chapter Safeguarding Representative is:

The Venerable Stuart Beake, Sub-Dean

01483 893 981

stuartbeake@guildford-cathedral.org 

 

Full details of the Cathedral Safeguarding Representatives can be obtained here

 

 

The Diocesan Safeguarding Representative is:

Ian Berry

07544 566 850

ian.berry@cofeguildford.org.uk 

 

If you are concerned that someone is at risk of, or is being abused, or presents a risk to others, please seek advice from the Cathedral Safeguarding Officer or the Diocesan Safeguarding Manager using the contact details above.

If you need advice or to report a concern outside normal office hours, please ring Surrey Multi Agency Safguarding Hub (MASH) 0300 470 9100 Out of Hours Service 01483 517 898

If you are concerned that a child or vulnerable adult may be at immediate risk, contact the police 999.

 

Safeguarding Audit Focus Group Invitations

If you would like to be included in the focus group for our February 2019 Safeguarding Audit, please contact Matt O’Grady on 01483 547 864 or dops@guildford-cathedral.org

Invitation to Children to attend the Safeguarding Audit Focus Group

Invitation to Parents to attend the Safeguarding Audit Focus Group

Invitation to Survivors to attend the Safeguarding Audit Focus Group

Invitation to Congregation to attend the Safeguarding Audit Focus Group

Invitation to Staff and Volunteers to attend the Safeguarding Audit Focus Group