Will a background check/s (eg. working with children check, criminal record check) be required to undertake a PACE unit / activity?

Question:

Will a background check/s (eg. working with children check, criminal record check) be required to undertake a PACE unit / activity?

Answer:

Some partner organisations may require students to complete certain background checks and / or clearances in cases where students may be working with children, young people, people with disabilities, the frail-aged, at-risk clients, and government / statutory agencies. These background checks / clearances may include: Working with Children Check, National Criminal Record Check, health screening / immunization, and / or completion of other documentation. You will be advised if any clearances are required for your PACE unit / activity and provided with any relevant information. It is important to complete the required background clearances before beginning your activity.