Policies and procedures


St Paul’s Church acknowledges the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of all children, young people and all adults and is committed to ensuring safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice and the Diocese of Derby policy and procedure requirements.

All our staff and volunteers undertake safeguarding training and DBS checks are carried out as required. Our Parish Safeguarding Link is Keith Furniss and the dedicated safeguarding contact number is 07415 676975

St Paul's has formally adopted the Derby Diocese Safeguarding Policy which is available on the Derby Diocese Website here

Data protection

St Paul’s Church is committed to responsibly handling people's data in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations 2018, and has a privacy policy which is clearly displayed in the church. For more information please contact our data compliance officer, Tim Liptrot, t.j.liptrot@gmail.com.