IOLM Safeguarding Commission
IOLM Safeguarding Commission was established in May 2013. John Donnelly is the 3rd Chairperson and there have been other changes in membership.
The Safeguarding Commission is accountable to the Congregation Leader and Trustees of the Religious Congregation and has a regulatory, advisory and supportive function.
It exists to discharge these functions at a strategic level in all matters relating to Safeguarding.
The commission members have a range of relevant experience and skills. Their professional backgrounds include various aspects of Public Service with relevance to Safeguarding.
All current members have signed the Confidentiality agreement.
Agreement of meeting frequency is 3-4 times per year.
Other Commission members are:
John Donnelly – IOLM Safeguarding Commission Chair IOLMSafeguardingchair@iolmercy.org.uk
John Donnelly is a retired senior police officer and a former chair of General Medical Council Fitness to Practice Panels. John also chairs Independent Safeguarding Review Panels on behalf of the Catholic Safeguarding Advisory Service.
Julie Hague – Licensing Manager, Sheffield Children’s Safeguarding Partnership
Sr. Maria Crowley, Holy Family of Bordeaux
Andrew Browne – Parish Priest, Survivor Advisory Panel
Dawn Shearwood – Development & Training Manager, Sheffield City Council
Marie Grant – Mental Health and Bereavement Support Worker
Maureen Moore – Volunteer
Sr Lyndsay Spendelow – Trustee
Sr Barbara Jeffery – Trustee