Safeguarding

We seek to put the care of children, young people and adults at the heart of everything we do.

The PCC (church council) adopted ‘Promoting a Safer Church’ as its own safeguarding policy on 19th January 2019. The document outlining this policy can be found here:

Promoting a Safer Church

How do I report a safeguarding incident?

If you have a safeguarding concern, please report it to Jane Tranter, the Parish Safeguarding Officer.

Email: stjohns.safeguarding@westwoodchurch.co.uk

Phone: 07986 555163

For guidance and procedure in handling a safeguarding allegation, please see this document on Responding to a Safeguarding Concern or Allegation.

Who else can I contact about safeguarding?

David Hammond (Priest-in-Charge)

Email: davidhammond@westwoodchurch.co.uk

Pete Tandy (Churchwarden)

Phone: 07966 502204

Email: petetandy@hotmail.co.uk

Arun Mahtani (Churchwarden)

Email: roonii@gmail.com

Carol Clarke (Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor)

Phone: 02476 521345

Out of hours helpline: 0303 003 1111

Email: safeguarding@covcofe.org

Local Authority out of hours Social Care Team

Phone: 02476 832222

If there is immediate risk or danger, please contact the police on 999.

Westwood Church
45 Westwood Heath Road, CV4 8GN
A charity registered in England and Wales
Registered charity number 1129017

We follow the national Church of England safeguarding policy
(promoting a safer church) and the diocese of Coventry safeguarding procedures

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