It is required by law that all Parish Staff and volunteers who work with children and/or vulnerable adults comply with statutory vetting procedures and work to a Code of Conduct.
The criteria for requiring statutory vetting is working/volunteering directly with children/vulnerable adults on behalf of the Parish or on Parish property. Statutory vetting also applies to Groups using Parish property for classes etc.
The Membership of the Parish Safeguarding Committee
- Mrs Margaret Rowan (Chair)
- Fr Dermot McKay Parish Priest
- Mrs Brigid McGuckian
- Mrs Rosie Simpson
Further guidance and Information can be obtained by contacting any member of the Committee via the Parochial House at 028 28885220.
Diocesan Safeguarding Office
Business Hours: 028 9049 2783 or 028 9049 2798
Out of Hours: 07713 642 855
Ask for: Designated Officer
Social Services or the PSNI can also be contacted directly with regards to concerns for the welfare of children/vulnerable adults.
IF YOU HAVE A CONCERN PASS IT ON