Working With Children

Dear Carlile Parents,

As part of our ongoing commitment to the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children, and in keeping with Swimming NSW recommendations, the Carlile Swimming Club is now requesting ALL parents/volunteers to undertake the New Working with Children Check process prior to 1 January 2015. This is a FREE process for ALL volunteers, and replaces any previous paper declarations.

What you need to do

If you already have a WWC or APP number (from work or other club commitments):

  1. Email the Carlile Swimming Club Child Protection Officer at cpo@carlileclub.org.au with the following information:
    Your Name
    Your Date of Birth
    Your WWC or APP number

If you DON’T have a WWC or APP number

  1. Apply for your number ONLINE ONLY on the following website:
    http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
  2. Click “Apply for your Check” and follow all the instructions.  After you lodge your application you will receive an email asking you to go to the RTA and verify your identity. Verifying your identity is an ESSENTIAL step and your application cannot be processed until you have fulfilled the proof of identity requirement, therefore,please ensure you fulfill this requirement within the timeframe stated in your email.  
  3. When you receive your “Decision Email” please email the Child Protection Officer at cpo@carlileclub.org.au with the following information:
    Your Name
    Your Date of Birth
    Your WWC or APP number

For further information about the New Working With Children Check please visit: www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/check or contact the Carlile Club Child Protection Officer at cpo@carlileclub.org.au

Working With Children Fact Sheet