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Service provider organisation—hours worked (volunteer/unpaid staff), total NNNNN

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termHours worked per week—volunteer/unpaid staff
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270211
Registration status:Help on this termCommunity Services, Superseded 27/04/2007
Definition:Help on this termThe total hours worked by all volunteer/unpaid staff in a seven day week.
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To assist in the analysis of staffing inputs and to enable a comparison of the staffing requirements of different service types. It is important to include volunteers due to the significant contribution they make within many organisations.

Data Element Concept:Service provider organisation—hours worked

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term5
Unit of measure:Help on this termHour (h)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termTotal hours expressed as 00000, 00001, 00425 etc.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThis metadata item is asking for actual staff hours worked by volunteer staff, not the rostered hours or full-time equivalent staff.
Collection methods:Help on this termIn some collections this metadata item may be specified as the hours on a specific week (such as the Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement (CSTDA) National Minimum Data Set (NMDS), where the week leading up to the 'snapshot' collection day is the week counted). Other collections may specify a 'usual' week or an average week calculated from a number of weeks or the entire year.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare 2002. Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement National Minimum Data Set collection: Data guide-data items and definitions 2002-03. Canberra: AIHW

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Supersedes Hours per week - volunteer/unpaid staff, version 1, DE, NCSDD, NCSIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.3 KB)

Has been superseded by Service provider organisation—hours worked (volunteer/unpaid staff), total NNNNN Community Services, Standard 27/04/2007

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