Author Archive for: ‘fiona’

 

SAFEGUARDING – Promoting a safer church

Promoting a Safer Church: The care and protection of children, young people and adults involved in Church activities is the responsibility of everyone who participates in the life of the Church. The Church of England’s policies and best practice on safeguarding can be found on the Church of England’s website https://www.churchofengland.org/more/safeguarding or on the Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich website http://www.cofesuffolk.org/safeguarding. Our Benefice Safeguarding Officer is Fiona Trott […]

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Electoral Roll Revision

2019 is a year for a complete revision of the churches’ Electoral Roll (ER), which happens every six years.  Whether you are new or have been on the list for years, everyone has to complete an application form to be included.  These have to be completed and returned in time to display ahead of the […]

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New Benefice Administrator appointed

We are delighted to announce that Michelle Jowers has been appointed the new Benefice Administrator and will start her new post on 19th December 2018.  We are really looking forward to welcoming her to our team and for her expertise to provide valuable support in the Benefice Office.

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New Benefice Safeguarding Officer

Fiona Trott is the new Benefice Safeguarding Officer.  She succeeds Ruth Bull who is training to become a Reader. If anyone has any concerns relating to a safeguarding issue, please contact Fiona on 01206 298205, or fiona.trott13@gmail.com.  The Benefice takes its responsibilities very seriously and basic level training has been taken by those in church groups who […]

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Benefice Privacy Notice – new GDPR legislation

From 25th May 2018, there are new regulations concerning personal data.  The Benefice is compliant with the new GDPR legislation and has a privacy policy which sets out what personal data is held, why and for how long.  Everyone now has to give their consent for their personal data to be held securely within the Benefice.  […]

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