The purpose of this policy is to make clear the position of St Mary’s Catholic School with regards to physical contact and necessary physical interventions and to safeguard the well-being of students and staff when a situation or incident requires the use of physical intervention. It is the aim of St Mary’s Catholic School to maintain consistent and safe practices in the use of handling, reasonable force & restraint to ensure the safety and well-being of all members of our school community.

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