Abuse No More Protocol

Abuse No More Protocol of the Western Cape Education Department Dealing Effectively with Child Abuse, Deliberate Neglect and Sexual Offences against Children Child abuse, deliberate neglect and sexual off...

Criminal Vetting and Sexual Offences

The Child Protection Act and the The Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Act both emphasise the need to vet all staff members who come into contact with children. The Sexual Offences...

Policy Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

ISASA receives frequent legal and policy queries from its member schools on matters ranging from the registration of independent schools to expulsions of learners and curriculum issues. In response to these que...

South Coast Fingerprinting

In 2013 ISASA issued a Memo on the vetting of prospective employees with regards to the Child Protection Act and the Sexual Offences Amendment Act. It explains that failing to carry out appropriate criminal bac...