All staff and volunteers who work in Children’s Ministry at ANeW comply with the Safe Ministry guidelines as set out by the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle. Safe Ministry includes a Working with Children Check, a National Criminal History Check and Safe Ministry Training as accredited by the National Council of Churches under the Safe Church Training Agreement.

All people working with children or requiring a ministry licence in the Diocese of Newcastle must complete a Working with Children Check.

All existing licence holders and SRE Teachers must advise the Diocese of their Working with Children Check number using the form below:

Working With Children Check Notification Form

All people who are required to lodge a WWCC must also have a current National Criminal History Check. To obtain a new National Criminal History Check or information regarding this check please see the following web page.

You should return your completed forms marked Private and Confidential to Arthur Copeman.