Fined Court order is served Dismissal PART C For this part of the assessment, you will need to research ‘cultural safety’ and what part it plays in an early childhood education setting. a) What do we mean by cultural safety in an ECEC service? Research Australian Laws regarding Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety to assist you. Page 5 of 10 CHCECE001 Develop cultural competency CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/pr Torres Strait Islander cultural safety, V7 January 2016
Cultural safety is defined as an environment that is safe for people: where there is no assault, challenge or denial of their identity, of who they are and what they need. It is about shared respect, shared meaning, shared knowledge and experience of learning, living and working together with dignity and truly listening . For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples a culturally safe environment is one where they feel safe and secure in their identity, culture and community. According to the Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency (VACCA) the concept of cultural safety is used in the context of promoting mainstream environments which are culturally competent. But there is also a need to ensure that Aboriginal community environments are also culturally safe and promote the strengthening of culture. 1)Record 2 cultural safety issues that may impact service delivery in an ECEC service? 2) List 2 advantages of liaising with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in an ECEC service. Learn more about history of Australia and incorporate into ECEC program which enriches the opportunity and value of the program in the community Strengthens bond within community and presents opportunity for future liaison 3)How could ECEC services involve Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people to evaluate their cultural safety strategies and their programs? 1)How does the service identify and implement the cultures of the children, families, educators and the local community?
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