The Working with Children Check and You

Posted on: 1 January 2011

The Working with Children Check and You

It is law in NSW that all people who work with children under the age of 18 years must maintain a Working with Children check. This includes self-employed studio music teachers.

For more information, please visit: https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/ArticleDocuments/848/WWCC-renewal-poster.pdf.aspx?Embed=Y

Parents check the Check

For more information on advice to parents engaging a private teacher, tutor or coach, please visit https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/child-safe-organisations/parents-check-the-check"

All members who teach children under the age of 18 years are urged to act on the following advice as soon as possible.

From 1st May 2011, it became law in NSW that all self-employed studio music teachers who work with children under the age of 18 years must undergo a Working with Children check.

More information is available on the information sheet.