Sexual harassment is any
unwelcome behaviour of a sexual nature and can range from suggestive
sexual comments or displays of erotic or sexually graphic material, to
stalking or assault. It is not confined to a particular gender or
TAFE SA provides student counselors available to assist students experiencing sexual harassment or assault. Counselors provide a confidential and professional service and are available on most TAFE SA sites and by phone. They can help with:
- information about the types
of behaviour that constitute sexual harassment
- the roles and
responsibilities of lecturers
- options and procedures for
dealing with a complaint.
For further information and contact details please see Student Counselling.
Students are also able to make a
complaint to the appropriate legislative body, such as the Equal
Opportunity Commission or the police. Please note that assault and
stalking are criminal offences and can be prosecuted by the police.