Employee of a responsible care service/agency or government department

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Glossary Item
METeOR identifier:742268
Registration status:Children and Families, Candidate 25/03/2021
Definition:

An employee includes any salaried or otherwise remunerated individual, or volunteer who undertakes work, either directly or through a contract arrangement, for a care service/agency or government department responsible for child placements in out-of-home care or under care and protection orders, for casefile management, or for carer approval and review processes. This definition does not include approved carers.

Context:

Child protection

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:

AIHW (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) 2018. Child protection national minimum data set, data collection manual 2017-18. Canberra: AIHW.

Relational attributes

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