Professional behaviour

All staff, students and volunteers at Benalla Health must behave in accordance with the Code of Behaviour. As a student you are expected to be aware of this code and abide by it whilst on placement.

As a student it is important to consider the following attributes that work towards making your placement successful:

  • Remember to treat your placement like a real job.
  • Clearly wear your Student Identification badge.
  • Uniform is your university or TAFE uniform
  • Seek permission from the patient/carers or the responsible staff before proceeding with an intervention.
  • When introducing yourself, state you are in a student role. 
  • Be aware of and maintain appropriate professional boundaries


Please click here to access a copy of the Code of Conduct.

Read the Benalla Health Professional Behaviour Policy