Safeguarding of Children and Young People
All Saints Parish is committed to building a culture of safeguarding of children and young people. Accordingly, volunteers must complete the Parish Safeguarding Program comprising:
Acquisition of a Working with Children (WCC) number from the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian;
Attending a Parish Safeguarding Training Course (or approved alternative);
Signing a Code of Conduct Form;
Signing a Volunteer Agreement Form.
Dedicated noticeboards in the church and Parish facilities display updated information.
Enquiries and registrations: Safeguarding Team: firstname.lastname@example.org or Parish Office: 9753 6500.
The Safeguarding Office for the Archdiocese has revised a number of important policies and protocols. Please look at the following for additional information.
- Overview of the Archdiocese’s Safeguarding Policy Overiew of the Policy
- Managing Safeguarding complaints. Managing-Safeguarding-Complaints
- Code of Conduct for Working With Children and Young Adults Code of Conduct
- Reporting Protocol for Clergy and Parish Staff for any Child Related or Vulnerable Adult Concerns Reporting Protocol for Clergy