Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008|
|Definition:||A code set representing the employment service type of a person making a child protection report.|
|Maximum character length:||2|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Hospital: Public
Government run and funded hospitals including psychiatric or specialist hospitals.
CODE 2 Hospital: Private
Privately run hospitals including psychiatric or specialist hospitals.
CODE 3 Other health service: Public
Any other health service for example Aboriginal health service, ambulatory centre, outpatient clinic, community health centre where the service is government funded.
CODE 4 Other health service: Private
Any other health service for example general practitioners, day surgery centre, medical centre, which is not government funded.
CODE 5 Community Services department
The state or territory government department that has statutory responsibility for child protection
CODE 6 Child care centre
An organisation unit which delivers child care. This can be either centre-based or family day care.
CODE 7 School
Any government of non-government institution that provides instruction or imparting of knowledge to children. This includes preschools, kindergartens, primary schools, secondary schools and colleges and childhood development centres.
CODE 8 Education department support services
Any employee of an education department, such as social workers, psychologists, and counsellors but who is not specifically employed by the school or child care centre.
CODE 9 Other non-government organisation
Any non-government organisation, such as Barnardos, Smith Family, Centacare.
CODE 10 Family law court
The court of Australia that determines all matters in relation to family law.
CODE 11 Other Australian federal-government department
Such as Centrelink.
CODE 12 Other state or territory government department
Such as the education department, health department but excludes government service delivery settings such as schools, hospitals and government health centres.
CODE 13 Police
Includes all state and territory police forces and the Australian Federal Police.
CODE 14 Not applicable
Includes all persons in categories 1-8 in the data item 'Personal or professional relationship to the child of the person who made the contact'.
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Child protection notification—employment service type, code N[N] Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008