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Rising Star

The Communicare ‘Rising Star’ Award recognises the outstanding performance of a recently qualified social worker (less than seven years), demonstrating potential leadership within the industry and making an outstanding positive difference to individuals, families or communities.

 

Nomination Criteria

Eligibility: Qualified social worker with up to seven years’ experience across direct practice, (individual and community) advocacy work, policy development, research, education and/or management where the application of social work philosophy, skills and values has been evident.
Achievement: Describe how this social worker is demonstrating potential leadership and making an outstanding positive difference to individuals, families or communities.
Professionalism: Demonstrate how this social worker uses professional knowledge, skills and values to work effectively  

How to get started:

In 2016, our nomination process is being undertaken online – you can click the big pink button below to get started, and you will be able to return to your form at any time with your answers saved. Please ensure you have read through the 2016 Nomination Guidelines and Conditions of Entry before completing your form.

You can also download a hard copy of the nomination for to use as a guide by clicking here.

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Kate Jefferies (Communicare) and Julie Verley – Winner of ‘Rising Star’

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