COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and is responsible for the outbreak that began in December 2019 and progressively became a global pandemic. COVID-19 has created a public health emergency and economic and operational challenges for organisations throughout New Zealand and the world. From Friday 3 December 2021 the North Canterbury Academy of Music (NCAM) will move to the government’s new traffic light framework.
The purpose of the following Policy is to establish and communicate our position regarding COVID-19 vaccination. The Policy applies to all North Canterbury Academy of Music tutors, committee members, parents, caregivers, students, volunteers, contractors and visitors.