Safeguarding Coordinator

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PARISH SAFEGUARDING REPRESENTATIVE

The Safeguarding Coordinator for the Parish of Our Lady and St Anne is Julia Feeney, and she is the parish representative who has special responsibility for promoting good and safe practices in all activities involving children, young people and vulnerable adults within the parish. She is the link between the parish and the archdiocese and, as such, is in regular contact with the Diocesan Coordinator and Administrator. The Safeguarding Coordinator attends training sessions and has a sound knowledge of policies and procedures and who to contact. She is involved in the recruitment of people to roles within the parish and has responsibility for facilitating the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) disclosure procedure at parish level, ensuring that everybody who is required to go through this procedure does so.