Jackson School complies with the child safe standards, an entity to which the standards apply must include the following principles as part of each standard:
•promoting the cultural safety of Aboriginal children
•promoting the cultural safety of children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds
•promoting the safety of children with a disability.
To create and maintain a child safe organisation, an entity to which the standards apply must have:
1.Strategies to embed an organisational culture of child safety, including through effective leadership arrangements
2.A child safe policy or statement of commitment to child safety
3.A code of conduct that establishes clear expectations for appropriate behaviour with children
4.Screening, supervision, training and other human resources practices that reduce the risk of child abuse by new and existing personnel
5.Processes for responding to and reporting suspected child abuse
6.Strategies to identify and reduce or remove risks of child abuse
7.Strategies to promote the participation and empowerment of children.
Please refer to Child Safe Policy below for more detail