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Form 1 Volunteer Safe Ministry Application
Please retain one copy at the parish and send one copy to the Director of Professional Standards. The following volunteers must complete this application before they undertake any role in the Parish:
The following forms need to be sent to Diocesan Office once completed:
Form 4 - Lay Pastoral Minister Application cover sheet
Form 4 - Lay Pastoral Minister Application Pack
Form 4A - Lay Pastoral Minister Renewal Pack
Form 4A - Lay Pastoral Minister Renewal cover sheet
Form 7 - Reference Check Telephone Script
Volunteer National Police Check form. (This form is to be sent to Diocesan Office to be processed with the Police Department. Please note you will need a National Police Clearance if you are a paid employee you can find this form at the Post Office alongside the application for the Working with Children Check.)
Working with Children Checks - A Working with Children Check is a check pursuant to the Working with Children (Criminal Record Checking) Act 2004 (WA). Under this act all those licensed as a Lay Pastoral Minister or those working with children are required to have this check. Evidence of this will be a Working with Children Card. You can read more about the Act, information on who needs a WWCC and how to apply at www.checkwwc.wa.gov.au. The following documents may be helpful for Volunteers completing their Working with Children Check application. Read more here:
Lay Pastoral Minister Training days are held at Wollaston Conference Centre, and include Morning Prayer, Eucharist, Bible study, a choice of workshops, and input from our bishops, as well as updates on other training possibilities for Anglicans exploring ministry and theology.
All volunteers and paid employees who are in in Anglican leadership role must complete an initial Church Safe training course and then attend regular updates. You can read more about these workshops and registering at this link www.perth.anglican.org/feel-safe/churchsafe/
Training sessions for Parish Wardens and Parish Treasurers will be provided once or twice a year depending on demand.