Safe Ministry Days – June 2017

We will be conducting Safe Ministry Training in the near future. The dates are as listed as well as details on what is involved. Please download the PDF poster to share with those whom this may be of interest.

Safe Ministry Days – June 2017

C.E.D. – Wed 21st June – 9am-4pm

@ Christ Church Cathedral Harbour Room

A day particularly aimed at clergy and stipendiary lay workers

·         Facilitated by Peter Barnett of Safe Ministry Resources (SMR)

·         A chance to undertake the new Diocesan Safe Ministry Training Workshop

·         Introduction and explanation of the new Safe Ministry Policy and Protocols of the Diocese, including the new clearance processes which now applies to all church volunteers in the Diocese.

·         This day is particularly focused on ordained and paid church leaders who are responsible for the implementation of the new Policy and Protocols in their Parish.  It will provide training focused on the new expectations incumbent on Rectors under the new protocols, including your roles as parish leader in the Due Diligence Appointment Protocol, Grievance Protocol, Protocol for responding to persons of concern, and in other Professional standards and safe ministry-related matters.

·         Please RSVP to Kate Beer so we can cater for lunch and prepare adequate handouts: mdo@ntanglican.org.au (08) 8941 7440

  

1:1 Parish Consultations – by appointment – Friday 23rd June (optional)

·         Rectors or Priests in Charge can book an individual appointment with Peter Barnett of SMR to assist them with the challenges of implementation in their parish.

·         The aim is to provide 1:1 support and advice about the requirements and how to handle difficulties in relation to the new safe ministry protocols in your parish context, including assisting others within your parish to comply with the new requirements.

·         It is an opportunity to receive further coaching in your role to conduct role interviews, ministry reviews and be involved in elements of the grievance procedure.

·         Appointments will be held in the Board Room at the Diocesan Office unless otherwise agreed.

·         Rectors may contact Kate Beer to book an appointment time that suits: mdo@ntanglican.org.au

 

Safe Ministry Implementation Day – Sat 24th June 9am – 4pm

@ St Peter’s Nightcliff.

A day particularly aimed at members of Parish Councils and lay ministry leaders

  • Facilitated by Peter Barnett of Safe Ministry Resources (SMR)
  • 9-1pm – Undertake the new Diocesan Safe Ministry Training Workshop
  • 1:30-4pm – Introduction and Explanation of the new Safe Ministry Policy and Protocols of the Diocese, with a particular focus on the expectations of lay leaders and parish councils under the protocols.
  • Please bring a plate to share to contribute to a shared lunch. Tea and Coffee will be provided.
  • Please RSVP to Jai Chandler at the Diocesan Office so we have adequate handouts available on the day: admin@ntanglican.org.au (08) 8941 7440.