1. Sexual abuse that occurred before 1 January 2009 is not a mandatory report but must be reported to the local Department for Child Protection and Family Support (CPFS) Office through the school principal. Go to Reporting other types of child abuse.
2. Teachers who need to know how to report child sexual abuse, go to Mandatory Reporting of Child Sexual Abuse.
3. Non teaching staff who need to know how to report child sexual abuse, go to Reporting for Non Teaching Staff.
Other types of child abuse include:
Responsibilities of all staff in reporting other types of child abuse:
*School activities may take place either on or away from school premises, and either during or outside school hours. Concerns may involve students enrolled at another school who are involved in the school activity.
Page last updated 11 July 2014