How to Apply

To Apply for Membership of Youth Work WA, please fully complete the form below.

Submitting the form below is not a guarantee of membership. Your application will be assessed by Youth Work WA at the next committee meeting and you will be notified of the outcome.

DOCUMENT UPLOAD

Upload a copy of your Working with Children Card (size limit 2MB, accepted file types are pdf, png, jpg or jpeg).

Upload a copy of the qualification you wish us to consider with your application (if you have a relevant degree and a Cert IV, only upload your degree) (size limit 2MB, accepted file types are pdf, png, jpg or jpeg).

If you do not currently have copies available, please forward them to our membership officer as soon as possible after submitting your application. If you don't provide copies within two weeks of submitting your application, you will become an Associate Member until you can provide the relevant documents. If you need more time, just let us know by email when you submit your application.

1. PERSONAL DETAILS

Full Name - (this is the name that will appear on your certificate) -

Email -

Phone -

Full Address - (this is where we will send your certificate) -

2. MEMBERSHIP CATEGORY

Youth Work WA will use the following questions to establish which Membership Category you are eligible for.

Qualification

Which of these qualifications do you hold? (For relevant degrees click here)



Practicum Placement

Did your qualification include a supervised practicum placement (work experience) component in a youth work setting?



Paid Experience

Paid experience in youth work




3. PROFESSIONAL REFEREES

Please include one current or former direct line manager

Referee Number 1

Referee's Name -

Position -

Organisation -

Phone -

Email -

Referee Number 1

Referee's Name -

Position -

Organisation -

Phone -

Email -

4. WORK HISTORY

5. QUALIFICATION DETAILS

6. STATEMENT OF COMMITMENT TO ETHICAL PRACTICE

In order to be eligible for membership you must agree to the following statement.

“As a member of the Western Australian Association of Youth Workers, I agree to adopt the Western Australian Youth Work Code of Ethics in its entirety as the standard in my work with young people. In roles where I am unable to fulfil the obligations of the Youth Work Code of Ethics, I will not refer to my role as ‘Youth Work’ but I will continue to aspire to practice according to the standards set by the code.”

 I agree

7. DECLARATION

All statements I have made and information I have provided to Youth Work WA in my application for membership are true, complete and correct. This includes statements and information regarding:

- My personal details

- My current and past employment

- Length of employment in the youth sector

- My training history and Qualifications held

I am willing to provide evidence of this information at any time if requested by Youth Work WA

I understand that should any of this information be found to be incorrect or false, my membership of Youth Work WA shall be liable to be cancelled.

Signed:

Upload a copy of your Working with Children Card (size limit 2MB, accepted file types are pdf, png, jpg or jpeg).

Upload a copy of the qualification you wish us to consider with your application (if you have a relevant degree and a Cert IV, only upload your degree) (size limit 2MB, accepted file types are pdf, png, jpg or jpeg).

If you do not currently have copies available, please forward them to our membership officer once you have submitted your application.

8. PROCESS APPLICATION

Please press SEND

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