In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000


Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call

131126

Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700

healthdirect

24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

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Call for Independent Advisors under the Working with Vulnerable People scheme

Do you want to play a vital role in the protection of children and vulnerable adults?

Are you qualified or experienced in working with children and young people, refugees and migrants, supporting or working with people with disability, forensic or clinical psychology, mental health services, supporting people with drug or alcohol dependency, or other related fields?

Access Canberra is seeking suitably skilled candidates to serve as Independent Advisors under the Working with Vulnerable People scheme. Independent Advisors will provide expert advice to assist with assessing applications for Working with Vulnerable People registrations. This is an advisory role which only requires a limited time commitment and can help to strengthen your professional standing. If you want to make an impact, and use your skills and experience to contribute to the protection of vulnerable members of our community, apply today!

For more information, including remuneration, please refer to the Guidelines (PDF 207 KB) or Guidelines (Word 39KB).

Interested nominees are asked to consider the Guidelines (PDF 119 KB) or Guidelines (Word 39KB) then complete and submit the Working with Vulnerable People Independent Advisor’s application package by no later than Thursday 18 October 2018.

Application form is available for download, please refer to Application form (PDF 207KB) or (Word 67 KB).

For further information please contact:

Kathy Bandala
Manager
Working With Vulnerable People
Access Canberra
kathy.bandala@act.gov.au
(02) 6205 4187

or

Narelle Bramwell
Senior Manager
Working With Vulnerable People
Access Canberra
narelle.bramwell@act.gov.au
(02) 6205 3706