St Paul's Chichester

Sanctuary - Hospitality - Spiritual Encounter


We are SQP Level One Compliant.

As a church we take our safeguarding responsibilities towards children and vulnerable adults seriously and endeavour to ensure that all those within our congregation can enjoy our services in a safe way.  We have a defined, robust recruitment policy for both paid staff and the many volunteers that are so essential to the smooth running of our church activities.  We also review the latest guidance issued by the relevant church and statutory agencies and implement their recommendations on a timely basis.  Copies of the latest guidance documents in this area are attached, along with our Parish Safeguarding Policy and Parish Recruitment and DBS Checking Policy.

Our safeguarding officer is:

Martin Tomlinson
21 King’s Avenue,
West Sussex, PO19 8EA
Telephone:  01243 782979

Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor: Colin Perkins

Tel: 01273 425792 / 07500 771210

Links to Safeguarding Documentation