Working with children check
In October 2014, amendments to laws were introduced by the NSW Government that affect all people working with children. These amendments are the:
Child Protection Legisiation Amendment Act 2014
Child Protection (Working with Children) Amendment Regulation 2014
The existing laws and these amendments make up the Working with Children Check. The goal of these laws is to create workplaces where children are safe and protected.
All current employees primarily engaged in working with children must complete a Working with Children Check The AMEB (NSW)'s procedures comply fully with the legislation, ensuring that all examiners and supervisors are suitable to work with children.