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NI – Adult Safeguarding

This is the new provisional policy on Adult Safeguarding for the Church of Ireland. This policy is subject to change and will be reviewed by the end of June 2018. If you require to use the policy please access it at the time you require it to ensure you are working with the latest version.

Download Code of Behaviour (to come)

Regulated Activity

Information of what defines regulated activity when working with Adults and if a person needs to have an Access NI check prior to appointment can be found on:

AccessNI Check


Accident Report Form
Adult Report Form
Annual Review of Staff Member – Adults & Volunteer
Complaints & Disciplinary Procedures Template
Declaration of Acceptance of Adult Safeguarding and a ‘Duty to Care’
Diocesan Adult Panel Notice for Parish Premises
General Data Protection Regulation and Safeguarding (NI)
Grievance Procedure Template
Incident Report Form
Sample Adult Consent Form for Photographs or Recorded Images
Volunteer Adult Application Form

Risk Assessment
For guidance on carrying out risk assessment and for a sample proforma for recording the assessment, information can be found at www.hse.gov.uk/risk/controlling–risks.htm
*Please note this is an external government site and the Church of Ireland has no responsibility for its content.

If you have any queries or concerns, please contact Margaret or Claire at 028 9082 8860 or by email:

Margaret – cponi@ireland.anglican.org
Claire – claire.geoghegan@rcbdub.org