Detailed Child Protection Policy (see Below)
Detailed information about the Church of Ireland is available from the following Association for Promoting Christian Knowledge (APCK) Study leaflets.
Irish and Universal
Protestant and Catholic
Clergy and People
Mary: Virgin and Mother
The Communion of Saints
Death & Eternal Life
Baptism & Confirmation
The Holy Trinity
Repentance & Forgiveness
Over the course of the last while we have been wanting to ensure people have the same information for various roles and responsibilities in the parish so this area of the parish site contains the documents for particular things and will hold handouts and document relating to those roles as time goes on.
If you think you have completed the training sessions and don’t have access to these areas please contact Robert.
Currently we have
The Church of Ireland Code of Good Practice for Ministry with Children
Approved by the Standing Committee of the General Synod of the Church of Ireland, September 2007.
Theological Introduction & Preamble
Part 1: Policy framework
Part 2: Areas of responsibility
Part 3: Recruitment and selection of parish workers
Part 4: Management of paid and volunteer workers
Part 5: An introduction to child protection
Part 6: Guidelines for workers
Part 7: Guidelines for sharing information
Part 8: Guidelines for general safety and management
The full document may be downloaded here, please be aware that this document is over 5MB in size.