Health Professional Level 3 Personal Upgrade Scheme for the Recognition of Excellence

The Guidelines and Application Package for the 2018 Round are available below. Enquiries about the HP3 Personal Upgrade Scheme should be made via your Agency’s Scheme Secretariat –see contact details below.

2018 Round

Applications for the 2018 round are open from Monday 30th April 2018 and close 5pm Friday 27th July 2018.

2018 Information Sessions

To assist potential applicants, a number of Information Sessions were held in April 2018.

What was presented?

You can access the video recording of the 2018 Information session from the link below:

You can access the 2018 Information session PowerPoint presentation from the link below:
HP3 Personal Upgrade Information sessions 2018

Additional recommendations about applying for the Scheme are available here:
HP3 Scheme recommendations and notes

What if I was unable to attend a session?

You are strongly encouraged to contact your agency scheme secretariat to register your intent to apply -this is a recommended part of the application process. The scheme secretariat can discuss either by phone or in person your specific application and talk through the expectations of the scheme.


To be eligible to submit an application to the HP3 Personal Upgrade Scheme an applicant must:

  • Have been continuously permanently employed in the ACT Government and/or Calvary Public Hospital Bruce for 12 months or more by the Scheme closing date (July 2018); or continuously employed on a temporary contract for at least 12 months as at the Scheme closing date; and
  • Be employed at the Health Professional Level 3 classification, Pay Point 3 (HP3.3); and
  • Not be subject to a current under-performance or misconduct process.

Intent to Apply

Please ensure you contact your Scheme Secretariat to register your intent to apply. You are encouraged to complete Part 1 of the Application Package and send to your Scheme Secretariat this intent to apply document by 30th June 2018.

Your Scheme Secretariat will then discuss either by phone or in person your specific application and talk through the expectations of the Scheme.

Scheme Secretariats

ACT Health-Chief Allied Health Office
or phone Fiona Marrinon on 6205 2494
or Kate Paul on Tue-Fri: 6174 8274

Calvary Public Hospital Bruce
or phone 6264 7262

Community Services Directorate
or phone Michelle Callen on 6207 4433

Education and Training Directorate
or phone Michelle Tranda on 6205 7390

Justice and Community Safety Directorate
or phone 6205 3307

2018 Application Package

The 2018 Scheme Guidelines, application and referee reports are available at the links below.

Please note that the Document package links below are best accessed using Google Chrome. If you have any access issues please contact your Scheme Secretariat.