Student Protection

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​All students have a right to expect that the school will always act to protect them from any kind of harm.

The students of St Joseph's, and their safety and wellbeing, are our priority.  St Joseph's is committed to the protection of all of our students from harm and abuse.

Reporting of Concerns

At St Joseph's, 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.

Complaints Procedure

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.

We 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 on 3261 2858 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.

The Student Protection Contacts at St Joseph's are:
  • Gary Creevey (Principal)
  • Jo-Anne Boyle (Assistant Principal)
  • Rachael Ryan (Guidance Counsellor)

​Full information about Brisbane Catholic Education Student Protection Policy and Processes can be found at: ​