Reporting of Concerns
At St Ambrose, any concerns or reasonable
suspicions we have about a student’s safety and wellbeing or the behaviour of a
staff member or volunteer which a student considers to be inappropriate, will
continue to be managed in accordance with Brisbane Catholic Education Student Protection Processes.
Brisbane Catholic Education has published a Complaints Procedure for Non-Compliance with BCE Student Protection Processes. Parents or students may make a complaint via the Record of Complaint about
Non-compliance with Brisbane Catholic Education Student Protection Processes.
take all complaints very seriously and will handle them in accordance with the
Complaints Procedure for Non-Compliance with BCE Student Protection Processes.
Should you require information or assistance regarding the procedures you may
contact the school or the Brisbane Catholic Education Student Protection Team
on 3033 7409.
Family and Child Connect Services
The Department of Communities, Child Safety and
Disability Services, has now established Family and Child Connect services to
provide support to families. Please make contact with the school if you feel
your family may benefit from contact with a Family and Child Connect Service or
a local support service.
Concerns or Further Information
Parents and students should talk to the Student Protection Contact,
the Principal or the class teacher if there are any concerns about the safety
and wellbeing of any student or concerns about the behaviour of a staff member
or volunteer. We take all reports seriously and will handle them in accordance
with our Student Protection Processes.
contact the Principal or Student Protection Contact if you have any
questions or concerns about any matter or require further information about
of the above documentation and forms can be accessed on Brisbane Catholic
Education’s public website www.bne.catholic.edu.au. Under
the ‘Students and Parents’
tab select ‘Student Protection’ from the drop down menu.
Our Student Protection Contacts are:
John Hinton Principal
Tania Byrnes APRE
Kylie Alfredson Teacher
Carole Anderson School