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CODE OF ETHICS AND CONDUCT STATEMENT – St Matthew’s Church, Stretton

Mission Statement: Sharing the love of Jesus with all through friendship, prayer and service

The following Code aims to support St Matthew’s Employees, Groups and Volunteers by actively considering and implementing the following principles:

  1. Compliance
    a. Accept the Mission Statement and objectives of St Matthew’s Church and work and act in an appropriate manner at all times
    b. Carry out roles to the best of your ability
    c. Follow and comply with the Policies and Governance of St Matthew’s Church
    d. Be mindful in the use of resources to demonstrate responsible environmental
    behaviour

  2. Confidentiality
    a. Respect people’s right to personal privacy
    b. Treat information in an appropriate confidential manner

  3. Integrity – All Individuals are entitled:
    a. To be treated with dignity, respect and sensitivity
    b. Experience no bullying, harassment or victimisation
    c. Encounter no form of unfair discrimination
    d. To be valued for their skills and abilities

  4. Leadership
    a. Provide an example that you would wish others to follow
    b. Use wisdom, good judgment and common sense when dealing with others and making decisions
    c. Challenge unacceptable behaviour
    d. Act with openness and accountability

  5. Communication
    a. Proactively communicate any information that would benefit others and improve the church experience
Alan Jewell

The Revd Alan Jewell

Became Vicar on 10th September 2014 of Stretton and Appleton Thorn.
Before this, Alan was Team Rector in the Halewood and Hunts top_header Team in the Diocese of Liverpool. Alan's occasional blog can be found here.
Alan is on Twitter - his personal account is @StratoMagic and he also tweets as @VicarAlan.

The Vicarage, Stretton Road
STRETTON
WARRINGTON
CHESHIRE
WA4 4NT
Tel:01925 730276

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Upcoming Events & Services

Wed 19 Jun 2019  Today

9:15am - 4:15pm  Parish Office Open
9:30am - 11:30am  Community Coffee Morning

Thu 20 Jun 2019  

10:30am  Holy Communion
2:00pm - 4:00pm  Kneeler Group

Fri 21 Jun 2019  

2:00pm  Praise and Play

Sun 23 Jun 2019  

9:00am  Holy Communion
10:30am  Morning Worship (non-eucharistic)
6:30pm  Evening Prayer

Mon 24 Jun 2019  

9:15am  Morning Prayer

Singing Kettle

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Our next Singing Kettle will be:

2:00pm Thursday 27 June 2019

Please note that this will be a social afternoon - no singalong on this occasion

Safeguarding

St Matthew's Church takes its duty and obligation to protect all extremely seriously. We have adopted the national Church of England's robust procedures and guidelines. You can find out more about the national policies and procedures at www.churchofengland.org/safeguarding.
If you have any safeguarding concerns or issues of a safeguarding matter then you can find useful contact information at www.chester.anglican.org/social-responsibility/safeguarding”