It is now a legal requirement that all employed and volunteer persons working with children in NSW must hold a valid Working with Children Check Number and provide that number to the club, before they can commence working in a volunteer position with children (under 18).
Follow these steps to apply for a WWC Check and receive a WWC number:
Step 1: Apply for a Working with Children Check by completing the on-line application form: Visit www.newcheck.kids.nsw.gov.au to access the application form and information.
Step 2: Once you apply you will receive an Application (APP) number by email from the Office of the Children’s Guardian.
Step 3: Attend your nearest Service NSW (formally RTA) and provide them: 1. Your App Number 2. Proof of identification
Step 4: The Service NSW will issue a receipt and within 1-2 weeks you will receive an email from the Office of the Children’s Guardian containing a letter with your WWC Number.
Step 5: Provide your WWC Number to Kellie Formosa-MPIO as soon as you receive it. Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE :A WWC Number is valid for 5 years and can be used in any capacity when working as a volunteer with children within the club and other organisations.
You must keep a record of your WWC number.
This MUST be completed and sent to me ASAP.
You must provide a scan/copy of you driver's license and WWC number, to the above listed email address.
Please click link below to read up on the the policies for 2018.