SCENARIO 1
Julia works as an educator at a small rural childcare centre. One day she is working in the kinder room and one of the children "Sally" becomes upset. Julia had noticed Sally had become withdrawn recently. When she asks Sally what has been happening Sally tells her that her Uncle has been touching her private parts. Sally begs Julia not to say anything and Julia promises not to tell anyone.

What legislation applies?

SCENARIO 2
Viktor has children that attend the school where Tracey is the Principal. Tracey is aware that Viktor had previously served prison time for sexual offences against children. Viktor volunteers to do classroom duty at the school. Tracey agrees as he seems to be a really nice man.

What legislation applies?

SCENARIO 3
James is a teacher at a local Primary school where Pippa attends. Pippa has been struggling at school and James takes her under his wing. He tells her mum that he is providing some free tutoring outside of school hours at his house. Pippa trusts him and her mum knows where she is so she goes. At first he helps her with her school work but as time passes he starts to make sexual comments and shows her pornography.

What legislation applies?

SCENARIO 4
Peter works for a large respite care service as a carer. 3 separate families allege that he has sexually assaulted their children whilst he was responsible for them. Peter's manager decides it would be best to move Peter to a different location so he can continue working away from these families.

What legislation applies?