Child Safe Standards
Fyans Park Primary School is committed to safety and well being of all children and young people. This will be the primary focus of our care and decision-making. Fyans Park Primary School has zero tolerance for child abuse.
Fyans Park Primary school is committed to providing a child safe environment where children and young people are safe and feel safe, and their voices are heard about decisions that affect their lives. Particular attention will be paid to the cultural safety of Aboriginal children and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, as well as the safety of children with a disability.
Every person involved in Fyans Park Primary School has a responsibility to understand the important and specific role he/she plays individually and collectively to ensure that the well being and safety of all children and young people is at the forefront of all they do and every decision they make.
Our commitment to child safety:
- Fyans Park Primary School is committed to child safety.
- We want children to be safe, happy and empowered. We support and respect all children, as well as our staff and volunteers.
- We are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children.
- We have zero tolerance of child abuse, and all allegations and safety concerns will be treated very seriously and consistently with our robust policies and procedures.
- We have legal and moral obligations to contact authorities when we are worried about a child’s safety, which we follow rigorously.
- Fyans Park Primary School is committed to preventing child abuse and identifying risks early, and removing and reducing these risks.
- Fyans Park Primary School has robust human resources and recruitment practices for all staff and volunteers.
- Fyans Park Primary School is committed to regularly training and educating our staff and volunteers on child abuse risks.
- We support and respect all children, as well as our staff and volunteers. We are committed to the cultural safety of Aboriginal children, the cultural safety of children from a culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, and to providing a safe environment for children with a disability.
- We have specific policies, procedures and training in place that support our leadership team, staff and volunteers to achieve these commitments.
For all families, who would like more information about the Child Safe Standards, please see the DET PROTECT advice at the following link:
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