My name is Mary-Jayne Carter and I’m the Safeguarding Children Adviser.
My job is to try and make sure children and young people are safe within the life of St Thomas Church.
If you’re worried about anything, please come and see me, or you can contact me on 07736315374 or
You can also ring Childline on 0800 1111 or ParentPlus on 07799 602858
Download the current Safeguarding Children and Young People Policy here
My name is Rachel Rickhuss and I am the Safeguarding Vulnerable Adult's Advisor.
My job is to try and make sure vulnerable adults are safe within the life of St Thomas church.
If you're worried about anything, please come and see me, or you can contact me via the church office on 01524 590410 or the Church Office
If you have immediate concerns call the Police (either as an emergency 999 or non emergency 101), or you can ring Adult Care Services on 08450530009.
Download the current Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Policy here.
Volunteering at St Thomas'
(except for Youth and Children's groups)
Everyone volunteering at St Thomas' to help on team that serves adults must complete the Volunteer Application Form
receive a Role Description for each role they have
be aware of the Vulnerable Adult Safeguarding Policy for St Thomas'.
For some volunteers, dependant on the role a a Reference Request Form will also be required
A few volunteers will need a current DBS certificate for Adults, they must also complete a Self Declaration Form Ask in the Office for any help or explanation.
Forms that need to be completed by all people volunteering to work in roles that include Adults can be found on the Useful Documents page