Kate Clark

Protection Lead

With a background in international child protection, Kate is passionate about helping organisations across Australia to build a stronger, more effective safeguarding system for children and other vulnerable people.

Blog posts

New CEO appointed to build on dutyof.care performance on Monday Jun 17, 2019
With Stewart Carter on board, we’ve just refreshed our commitment to keep vulnerable people safe in Australian social services sector.

Keeping children safe at childcare on Monday Apr 15, 2019
Can a Working with Children Check keep your child safe at day care? A Working with Children (WWC) Check assists in protecting children from sexual or physical harm by screening people who work with, or care for, children. The Check screens a person’s criminal record and any reports about their professional conduct. It’s a valuable tool in helping to keep your child safe but it’s not perfect. Did you know that in Victoria a WWC Check is valid for 5 years?