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

Thank you for your interest in the HP3 Personal Upgrade Scheme. Applications have now closed for the 2017 Round. This website will be updated with more information about the HP3 Upgrade Scheme in the first half of 2018.

For your information, the Guidelines and Application Package for the 2017 Round are still available on this webpage. Applicants to the 2017 Round will receive periodic updates on the progress of their application.  For general enquires about the HP3 Personal Upgrade Scheme please contact your Agency’s Scheme Secretariat – please see contact details below.

2017 Round

Applications for the 2017 round opened on Monday 3rd July 2017 and closed Friday 22nd September 2017. 

2017 Information Session

Three information sessions were held the week beginning 26th June 2017.

If you were unable to attend one of the sessions you can download the PowerPoint presentation from the link below.

HP3 Personal Upgrade Information sessions 2017


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 (end September 2017); 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.

Please ensure you contact your Agency Scheme Secretariat (see list below) to register your intent to apply-this is a new requirement in 2017.

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

For further information and updates please contact:

ACT Health-Chief Allied Health Office or phone Fiona Marrinon on 6174 8603

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

2017 Application Package

Please note that the Scheme Guidelines, application and referee report forms have been extensively revised to ensure applicants, supervisors and referees receive more detailed guidance on preparing , submitting  and/or supporting an application to the Scheme.

The documents are available at the links below.

Please note that the links below are best accessed using Google Chrome. If you have any issues with the application form please contact your Scheme Secretariat.

Documents Package