Child Safety Information And Policies

Kingsway Christian College is committed to providing a child-safe environment which safeguards all students and is committed to promoting practices which provide for the safety, wellbeing and welfare of our children and young people.  Kingsway Christian College expects all school community members including staff, volunteers, students, visitors and contractors to share this commitment. 

Kingsway Christian College is committed to safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. This will be the primary focus of our care and decision-making.

Kingsway Christian College has zero tolerance for child abuse.

Kingsway Christian College 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 Kingsway Christian College has a responsibility to understand the important and specific role he/she plays individually and collectively to ensure that the wellbeing and safety of all children and young people is at the forefront of all they do and every decision they make.

In its planning, decision-making and operations Kingsway Christian College will

  • Take a preventative, proactive and participatory approach to child safety;
  •  Value and empower children to participate in decisions which affect their lives;
  •  Foster a culture of openness that supports all persons to safely disclose risks of harm to children
  •  Respect diversity in cultures and child rearing practices while keeping child safety paramount;
  •  Provide written guidance on appropriate conduct and behaviour towards children;
  •  Engage only the most suitable people to work with children and have high quality staff and volunteer supervision and professional development;
  •  Ensure children know who to talk with if they are worried or are feeling unsafe, and that they are comfortable and encouraged to raise such issues;
  •  Report suspected abuse, neglect or mistreatment promptly to the appropriate authorities;
  •  Share information appropriately and lawfully with other organisations where the safety and wellbeing of children is at risk; and
  • Value the input of and communicate regularly with families and carers.

Student Insurance

Personal Injury 

The students are covered under the Group Insurance Policy at the College during the school day and for College sanctioned events which may take place off campus and do not fall within the normal school hours.  

The Students’ Insurance Policy 2020-2021 is available for your viewing as is the Also available to download and print is the Student Care Claim Form 2020-2021.

When complete please forward to the Assistant to the Director of Corporate Services (details below) with the required documentation and a letter stating that you do not have personal insurance cover and would like to claim under the policy. 

Should you need help in filling out the forms please contact the Assistant to the Director of Corporate Services (details below).

Contact:                             
Natalie Flowers

Assistant to the Director of Corporate Services

Email:  insurance@kcc.wa.edu.au

Telephone: 9302 8777

For clarification regarding any aspects of the policy, please contact Jack Hamilton of Safeguard Insurance solutions on 9273 1333. 

 

Travel Insurance

Students at the College are covered for travel while on College sanctioned trips of more than 100 kilometres, interstate or overseas trips. The Travel Insurance Brochure 2020-2021 is available for your viewing.

Also available to download and print are the Travel Claim Form 2020-2021 and the Travel Policy Schedule 2020-2021.
Should you need clarification regarding any aspects of the policy please contact Jack Hamilton of Safeguard Insurance Solutions on 9273 1333.

INTERESTED IN ATTENDING A MEETING?

We invite families to have a conversation with us about their children’s educational needs, so that together, we can decide whether Kingsway is the right College with which to partner.