As a member focused organisation, Boarding Australia strives to deliver advice, support, products and services that meet the needs of our members. This includes:
Consulting and Advisory Services
NT Boarding Program Human Resources Review
A review of the employment conditions of boarding staff, including detailed consultations with staff and management. Alternative employment and service delivery models were considered during the review and recommendations regarding staff development and practice improvement were made.
Boarding Review, Queensland
A review of the boarding program for an Indigenous boarding school in Queensland. This included all aspects of the boarding program included student wellbeing and satisfaction, professional development, governance and physical facilities assessment. Detailed recommendations for service improvement were developed.
Government Reviews and Inquiries
Boarding Australia has been a key informant to:
Recruitment and Staff Development Services
Assistance with the development of role descriptions and participation in the recruitment process, including shortlisting, interview (questions and scenarios) and recommended appointment.
Assistance with the development and review of policies for a new boarding program.
Specific advice relating to child protection policies.