Posts Tagged: standard operating procedure

Grace creates clear policy for reporting sexual harassment

Posted by & filed under Grace Notes, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPP), Voice of the Vestry.

By Helen Hankins and Donna Olendorf After months of hard work and research, Grace Church has completed its own standard operating policy and procedure (SOPP) for reporting sexual misconduct. The guidelines, called Reporting Suspected Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Exploitation, or Sexual Harrassment, have been posted on the website and the Parish Hall bulletin board. Grace created… Read more »

Reporting Suspected Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Exploitation, or Sexual Harassment

Posted by & filed under Grace Notes, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPP).

We as a parish believe that sexual misconduct is morally and ethically wrong. Among other things it violates our promises in the baptismal covenant to respect the dignity of every human being. All forms of sexual misconduct by clergy, lay leaders, or church members with other church members are unacceptable within the life of the… Read more »