Good Practice

The Children, Young People and Families Team run regular training on Good Practice across the diocese. To view our upcoming events, click here.

You can also view the Parish Safeguarding Handbook and visit the national Church of England site for template permission forms to support your practice.


The Children, Young People and Families Team are not responsible for dealing with Safeguarding concerns. To get in touch with the Diocesan Safeguarding Team, click here.


For those of you who are thinking of recruiting a Children, Young People and/or Families Worker, a document has been produced to help you think through the process of the recruitment. 
Are you ready to employ? - Please use this as an aid as you prepare to create a role.
An FAQ list has also been compiled.

For further information, please contact childrenyouth [at]


For current vacancies in the Diocese of Leeds, click here.


If you are looking for any funding towards a project, visit the Diocesan Stewardship page for some useful links.