We are an inclusive and welcoming community for theological education and ministerial formation. As a community of disciples of Jesus YTU is committed to safeguarding, honouring, and respecting the dignity and value of each person, especially children and vulnerable adults.
For sexual harassment or other matters, please feel free to contact our trained Peer Contact officers via the following email addresses. This is a Private and Confidential service.
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See the University of Divinity website for more information of their policies and procedures, which include:
- Complaints Policy
- Conduct and Misconduct Policy
- Critical Incidents Policy
- Health and Safety Policy
- Inclusion Policy
- Risk Management Policy
- Safeguarding Policy
- Social Media Policy
- Student Support Services Policy
See also the University of Divinity’s Acts and Regulations.
CPSL video resources on Safeguarding
In addition to the policies and procedures of University of Divinity, Yarra Theological Union is committed to the code of conduct “Integrity in Ministry” (2004) that outlines the principles and standards for Catholic Clergy and Religious in Australia and
“Integrity in the Service of the Church” (2011) for Lay Workers in the Catholic Church in Australia.
For more information see www.catholicreligious.org.au
YTU is committed to the National Catholic Safeguarding Standards for the protection of children and vulnerable adults.