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Investigating & Reporting

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Element Aims

Following, or developing and implementing where required, processes that are transparent, fair and clearly understood by the community.

"What might this look like at my school?"

CEWA Child Protection Procedures and CECWA policies are understood and used in investigating, reporting and recording procedures.

School and CEWA staff recognise the roles of external agencies (such as WA Police, Department for Child Protection and Family Support, etc).

Teachers, staff and principals understand their responsibilities in all forms of child abuse, whether sexual, physical, emotional and/or psychological.

When handling complaints, the wellbeing of the child or young adult is the priority and confidentiality is observed.

Appropriate documentation and records are maintained in accordance with required procedures.