Policy Guidelines

The Guidance Manual is a very comprehensive document and outlines in detail the implementation of the Safeguarding Policy. This document can be downloaded under individual segments –.

Standard 1:          Creating and Maintaining Safe Environments

Standard 2:          Procedures for Responding to Child Protection Suspicions, Concerns, Knowledge or Allegations

Standard 3:          Care and Support for the Complainant

Standard 4:          Care and Management of the Respondent

Standard 5:          Training and Support for Keeping Children Safe

Standard 6:          Communicating the Church’s Safeguarding Message

Standard 7:          Quality Assuring Compliance with the Standards

Appendices & Glossary:

Appendix A;      Appendix B;       Appendix C;      Appendix 4;      Glossary

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