Life Education Queensland is committed to providing and actively promoting a safe environment for children. We have zero tolerance towards child abuse and are committed to protecting the physical, emotional, cultural and social wellbeing of all children.
Our organisation has policies and procedures to protect children, and any allegations or safety concerns will be treated seriously. Life Education Queensland acknowledges that children’s safety is a whole of community responsibility and is everyone’s business.
Life Education Queensland (LEQ) is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. We will ensure that our commitment to child and youth safety and wellbeing is embedded within our organisation’s culture, that it is reflective in our policies and procedures, and that it is understood and practiced at all levels of the organisation.
We will inform all representatives of their obligations to act ethically towards children and young people and ensure they understand their roles and responsibilities in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of children. As required, we will provide guidance on the processes and procedures that aim to ensure children’s safety and wellbeing is across all areas of our work.
LEQ child protection policies and procedures are based upon and align with the following legislation, regulations, external policies and standards: