St Mary’s designated Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO) is Gill Shenoy. Please contact or 07990584678, if you have any concerns regarding the safety of someone at our church. Otherwise please inform the Rector or the Church Warden, Eunice Sirkett on who will themselves inform the PSO or Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA).

Gill Shenoy is also the St Mary’s Safeguarding Training & Recruitment Lead, the Lead Recruiter and DBS administrator. Gill supervises a regular programme of DBS checking and Safeguarding training for all persons in positions of authority at St Mary’s. All people involved in the recruitment process will undergo Safer Recruitment training to help prevent potential abusers from securing a post with access to abuse others.