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

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?