These policies are part of Sport NZ's overall commitment to safeguarding children and will be supplemented with further guidance, templates, knowledge-sharing and training to support national, regional and community organisations.
Our policy and procedures have been developed in partnership with Safeguarding Children - Tiakina ngā tamariki as interactive pdfs for your organisation to download and complete, by adding your organisation’s details in the fields provided, then save to your own files.
A Code of Conduct sets the standards of conduct and behaviour so that:
- children, young people and their parents, carers and whānau can expect to feel safe and listened to
- staff and volunteers can promote safe and effective practices in their organisation
- organisations can support their staff and volunteers to provide the safeguarding standards expected by children, young people and their parents, carers and whānau.
Included in this section:
- Policy 5 Code of Conduct for People Working or Volunteering with Children and Young People
This suite of policies includes: