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Keeping Children Safe: Policy

 

The Salvation Army’s commitment as a child safe organisation, for all children and youth regardless of gender, ability, cultural or linguistic background, is founded on:

  • A recognition of the rights of children
  • Child protection and safety as a shared responsibility
  • A child safe and child friendly organisational culture
  •  Zero tolerance of child abuse in any form
  •  A structured and responsive risk management approach
  •  Strong commitment of leadership at all levels.

The Salvation Army endorsed it’s Keeping Children Safe Policy on 23rd August 2016. 

The following documents further describe The Salvation Army work  and requirements for Keeping Children Safe:

This Code of Conduct outlines the standards of personal and professional conducted expected by all workers engaged by The Salvation Army.

This policy mandates all workers to report abuse, where they hold a reasonable belief that a child is or maybe at risk of harm.

The Salvation Army’s commitment as a child safe organisation, for all children and youth regardless of gender, ability, cultural or linguistic background, is founded on:

  • A recognition of the rights of children
  • Child protection and safety as a shared responsibility
  • A child safe and child friendly organisational culture
  •  Zero tolerance of child abuse in any form
  •  A structured and responsive risk management approach
  •  Strong commitment of leadership at all levels.

The Salvation Army endorsed it’s Keeping Children Safe Policy on 23rd August 2016. 

The following documents further describe The Salvation Army work  and requirements for Keeping Children Safe:

This Code of Conduct outlines the standards of personal and professional conducted expected by all workers engaged by The Salvation Army.

This policy mandates all workers to report abuse, where they hold a reasonable belief that a child is or maybe at risk of harm.

The Salvation Army Australia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the land on which we meet and work and pay our respect to Elders past, present and future.

We value people of all cultures, languages, capacities, sexual orientations, gender identities and/or expressions. We are committed to providing programs that are fully inclusive. We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of people of all ages, particularly children.

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The Salvation Army is an international movement. Our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in his name with love and without discrimination.

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