Introducing TEAMS Professional Support for P&C Associations

The Queensland Children’s Activities Network (QCAN) is the State’s Peak Body for Outside School Hours Care services.

We are dedicated to advancement and professional recognition for the sector.

QCAN has designed TEAMS to support P&C Associations in their role as employers and managers.

QCAN has recognised the growing expression for credible advice, expertise and professional support. QCAN is well-positioned to provide holistic professional support to our stakeholders, having built a strong reputation to deliver practical and responsive solutions to meet the needs of our members.

QCAN are now offering end-to-end Human Resource (HR) and Employment Relations (ER) support.

Through our long-standing work supporting P&C managed OSHC services, we have a profound insight into the complexities and nuances of operating functional P&C businesses.

The TEAMS membership offers P&C Associations with professional support for all P&C employees (OSHC, tuckshop, uniform shop etc).

As a TEAMS member your P&C businesses will have access to:

Employment Documents, Templates and Resources

  • Position Description templates
  • Performance management guides
  • User-friendly Employment Agreements builder
  • Customisable employee handbook
  • Guidelines and summaries for policy development and management support

Induction and Orientation Support

  • Employee Induction Toolkit
  • 12 Month Online Training Subscription (for induction and refreshers) to:
  • Code of Conduct and Professional Practice;
  • Understanding Workplace Bullying, Discrimination and Harassment;
  • Introduction to policies required under Regulation 168; and
  • Introduction to the NQF

Tailored Employment Advice and Consultancy

  • On call governance and management support
  • Phone and email employment and management guidance and support
  • Award interpretation and pay rate advice

Affordable Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Access

  • Support for employees to access confidential counselling and support services

TEAMS is led by our Principal Policy and HR Advisor, David Smithson.

David has extensive experience across the breadth of community services, with a particular focus within the OSHC sector as both a Service Manager and Approved Provider.

David holds a Bachelor of Arts (Extended Psychology Major) and Master of Business (specialising in Human Resource Management). David is also a Professional Member of the Australian Human Resource Institute (AHRI).

Current QCAN Members can subscribe to additional, competitively priced employment services for $65 per employee (ex GST).

Subscribe now for 2020 and you will be invoiced with your 2020 Membership

Additional intensive supports continue to be available (fee for service):

  • Workforce development and planning
  • WH&S review
  • Performance evaluation support
  • Workplace investigation and mediation
  • End-to-end recruitment services
  • Strategic and business planning support
  • Customised policy development
  • Specialised training, supervision and coaching

Contact admin@qcan.org.au for more information


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