The safety of all people in our care, particularly children and vulnerable adults, is a fundamental concern for the Loreto Province of Australia and South East Asia.
Loreto is committed to providing a caring, nurturing and safe environment for all children, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, children with disabilities, young people and vulnerable adults in Australia and overseas locations where Loreto operates.
Loreto has a Professional Standards Officer who, with regard to the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults:
advises Loreto Province on best practice approaches
ensures compliance with standards and legislation
ensures compliance with Loreto Province policy and procedures
Loreto is committed to theNational Catholic Safeguarding Standards (NCSS) framework for Catholic Church entities to build child-safe cultures and to advance the safety of children across the Catholic Church in Australia.