Safeguarding

Our safeguarding responsibilities

Bretton Baptist Church recognises its responsibilities in safeguarding all children, young people, and adults at risk regardless of gender, sexuality, ethnicity or ability. As members of this Church we commit ourselves to the nurturing, protection and safekeeping of all associated with the Church and will pray for them regularly. In pursuit of this we commit ourselves to this Policy and to the development of sound procedures to ensure we implement our policy well.

Download our full Safeguarding Policy

Safeguarding contacts

The Church has appointed the following individuals to form part of the Church Safeguarding Team:

  • Rachel Jessup
    Designated Person for Safeguarding (DPS) Children and Young People

  • David Morton
    Deputy Designated Person for Safeguarding (DDPS) Children and Young People
    Designated Person for Safeguarding (DPS) Vulnerable Adults

  • Amy Crawford
    Deputy Designated Person for Safeguarding (DDPS) Vulnerable Adults

  • Richard Wheatley
    Safeguarding Trustee

Reporting a concern

If you have a safeguarding concern at Bretton Baptist Church you can contact our safeguarding team via the office office@brettonbaptist.org.uk or visit the contact page.

If you worried about online sexual abuse or the way someone has been communicating with you online, Make a report directly to Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP).