Safeguarding Policy

Our Safeguarding Policy

The PCC of the Parish of Capel and Ockley, St John the Baptist and St Margaret’s have adopted the Church of England “ Promoting a Safer Church” Policy Statement, national policies and Practice Guidance approved by the House of Bishops. This policy statement actively underpins all safeguarding work within the church.

The PCC is committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of everyone within our community.

“Promoting a Safer Church” sets out the Church of England’s commitment to making the church a safer church for all. The Policy Statement, Policies, Guidance and Protocols are available to view on the Guildford Diocesan website at

If you have any concerns about Safeguarding issues please contact:

The Parish of Capel and Ockley’s Safeguarding Officer

Leigh De Souza

01306 713448

email via contact form

The Vicar of Capel and Ockley

Revd Liz Richardson

Telephone number as in the footer of this website

email via contact form

Guildford Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser

Jackie Broadfoot

07918 559387