Rabbinical College of Australia & New Zealand is committed to safeguarding children and young people from abuse and neglect, and employ the highest possible standards to keep children and young people safe. Our policy and practice guidelines and related documentation reflect our commitment. Please click on the policies below to read them.

Policies and Procedures

Child Protection Policy
Outlines the College’s commitment, culture and approach to providing child protection and safety.

Code of Conduct
Outlines the College’s clear expectations for appropriate behaviours with children.

Child Safety Reporting Policy
Outlines the College’s processes for responding to and reporting suspected abuse.

Human Resources Policy
Outlines the College’s practices that reduce the risk of child abuse by new and existing personnel.

Risk Management for Child Safety Policy
Outlines the College’s strategies to identify and reduce or remove risks of child abuse.

Child Safety Grievance Policy and Procedure
Outlines the College’s framework for receiving, managing and addressing grievances.

Child-Friendly Documents

Commitment to Children
Communicates the College’s commitment to safeguarding children in simple language.

Child-friendly and Parent-friendly Child Safety Policy
Communicates all the College’s Child Safety Policies and related documentation in a child-friendly and parent-friendly manner, and includes a reporting flowchart and child-friendly complaints guide.

Templates of Forms, Records and Related Documents

A Step by Step Guide to making a Report to Child Protection or Child First
Provides personnel with an easy-to-access and clear guide to alerting Child Protection or Child First.

Flowchart: Child safety reporting process
Provides personnel and students with an easy-to-understand infographic of the reporting process.

Flowchart: Responding to disclosures / incidents process
Provides personnel with an easy-to-understand infographic of managing incidents and disclosures.

Risk Assessment and Action Plan Template
The College’s template for assessing and managing child safety risks with an action plan.

Working With Children Check Register Template
The College’s template for tracking the status of Personnel WWCC’s.

HR Personnel Records Checklist
The College’s checklist for ensuring all Personnel records are up-to-date.

HR Recruitment and Induction Checklist
The College’s template for managing the recruitment and induction process.

HR Applicant Interview & Referee Record
The College’s template for managing recruitment and referees interviews.

HR Personal Details and Identity Record
The College’s checklist for authenticating personnel identity.

Private transport consent form

Images consent form

Excursions consent form

Non-Enrolled Child consent form

Child Outreach consent form