Parish Forms and Templates

The Church of England has produced a number of resources for parishes including the following document.

Parish Safeguarding Handbook

The Church of England Archbishop Council have produced a Parish Safeguarding Handbook which can be downloaded here

Ely Diocesan Safeguarding Team have also produced the following forms, templates and guides are there to help you deliver your local parish safeguarding commitments.

Please note, many forms/guidance notes have been updated and revised so please ensure you're using the latest versions, linked below.

Example Role Outlines

Volunteer Forms

Recruitment

Risk Assessments

Please note these risk assessments are for illustrative purposes only and will need amending according to individual settings.

Safeguarding Forms/Information

ID and Criminal Record Checking Forms/Templates/Guides

Permission Forms

Responding well to domestic abuse

The below templates and documents relate to Responding well to domestic abuse practice guidance (2017)

Key roles and responsibilities of church office holders and bodies

Key roles and responsibilities of church office holders and bodies relate to Key roles and responsibilities of church office holders and bodies practice guidance (2017)

General Forms and Tools