The Church of Ireland Code of Good Practice for Ministry with Children
Approved by the Standing Committee of the General Synod of the Church of Ireland, September 2007.
Theological Introduction & Preamble
Part 1: Policy framework
Part 2: Areas of responsibility
Part 3: Recruitment and selection of parish workers
Part 4: Management of paid and volunteer workers
Part 5: An introduction to child protection
Part 6: Guidelines for workers
Part 7: Guidelines for sharing information
Part 8: Guidelines for general safety and management
Part 9: Forms and resources
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