Who’s Who in Safeguarding & Useful Contacts
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Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
The Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser deals not only with children and young persons, but also vulnerable adult issues and is available, at any reasonable time, for advice and guidance.
Tel: 01727 818107
Mobile: 07867 350886
Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
Works alongside the DSA supporting Safeguarding matters across the Diocese. Usual working days are Tuesday to Thursday but available for advice at any reasonable time.
Tel: 01727 818106
Mobile: 07391 010033
Diocesan Safeguarding Advisory Panel
Members: HH Judge Philip Waller (Chairman), Mrs Linda Bulled, Mrs Sally Hickman, Mr Jeremy Hirst (Safeguarding Adviser), Mr Martyn Hedley (Assistant Safeguarding Adviser), Miss Susan Pope (Diocesan Secretary), Mrs Margaret Pritchard Houston (Children’s Mission Enabler), Mr Dean Pusey (Youth Officer), The Rt Rev’d Dr Michael Beasley (Bishop of Hertford), The Ven Paul Hughes (Archdeacon of Bedford) and Canon Carol Taylor.
Terms of Reference and Constitution (16 July 2018)
For Clergy DBS disclosures
Mrs Deborah Hoare, Administrative Secretary to the Bishop of St Albans, deals with Clergy disclosures under the Disclosure & Barring Service.
Tel: 01727 853305 Email Deborah
For Reader DBS disclosures
Tanya Willington, PA to the Bishop of Hertford, deals with Reader disclosures under the Disclosure & Barring Service.
Tel: 01438 817260 Email Tanya
CCPAS Disclosure Unit
Our CCPAS contacts for the Diocese is Jill Ragget, PO Box 133, Swanley, Kent BR8 7UQ