The Savernake Team takes its responsibilities surrounding the safeguarding of children, young people, and adults who may be at risk, very seriously. We work in partnership with the Diocese of Salisbury to ensure that we are operating in accordance with best practice at all times and Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks are mandatory.

The Savernake Team Policy Statement can be downloaded here. This is in line with the Church of England’s Safeguarding Policy Statement which can be accessed here.

Our Parishes have adopted the Diocesan Safeguarding Strategy which can be found here.

Information and documents relating to Safeguarding within the Salisbury Diocese can be found here

The Savernake Team are following and implementing the Church of England’s Safer Recruitment and Practice Guidance which you can access here

If you have any Safeguarding questions or concerns you can directly contact our Parish Safeguarding Officers and/or our Team Safeguarding Officer. Contact details are displayed in each church.

Team Safeguarding Officer
Eileen Devenish on 07774679468

Salisbury Diocesan Safeguarding Advisors
Suzy Futcher (Mon – Thurs) 07500 664800

Jem Carter (Tues – Fri) 07469857888

  • Savernake Team Office:
    Samantha works from home.

    Please email her for any postal instructions.