Safeguarding committee

To promote child safeguarding by:

  • Developing a three-year child safeguarding plan, including the establishment of the local child safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Coordinating local safeguarding representatives (LSR’s)
  • Coordinating activities related to child safeguarding, e.g. training
  • Ensuring the annual audit, including the correlation of records for training-related activities
  • Ensuring the completion of training needs assessments across the various child safeguarding roles in the Diocese/Church body
  • Ensuring, with the Church authority, that the appropriate child safeguarding personnel are in place
  • Upholding the seven standards in practice and behaviour


Roles Document

Diocese of Limerick

Safeguarding Roles Policy and Procedure