Our Nursery caters for children aged 6 weeks to
two years and is licensed for sixteen children each day. Staffing in this room
includes a Diploma-trained educator and 3 educators with Certificate III in
early childhood. We work on a staff: child ratio of 1:4 even though the required
ratio for regulation 1:5.
Blue Room is home to children
between 2yrs and 4yrs of age, catering for 21 children each day. Staffing in
this room includes an Early Childhood Teacher and two Diploma-trained educators.
In this room we work on a staff: child ratio of 1:7, (the Regulations state
ratios should be 1:8).
Green room caters for children
aged 3yrs to 6yrs and also caters for 21 children each day. Staffing in this
room includes an Early Childhood Teacher and two Diploma-trained educators. Once
again working on a staff: child ratio of 1:7 (for this age the regulations state
the ratios should be 1:10). We offer a preschool program in this room.
Throughout the centre we use the Early Years Learning Framework
(EYLF) which guides us to provide environments where interactions and
experiences enhance childrens 'Belonging, Being and Becoming'. The EYLF
encourages us to look at the capabilities and interests of children and provide
both structured and spontaneous learning opportunities to promote the development
of the whole child.
The EYLF values the learning experiences that early childhood
provides for children and details the five (5) learning outcomes that guide our
1. Children have a
strong sense of identity
Children are connected with and contribute to their world
Children have a strong sense of wellbeing
Children are confident and involved learners
Children are effective communicators