Our service is a community based and not for profit organisation which was established in 1988. It is managed by a parent based volunteer committee.
Child Care Subsidy (CCS)
Our families are eligible to claim the CCS. Our Service ID: 190021075C.
To find out more: Please visit education.gov.au/childcare or search Child Care Subsidy/how to claim
Facilities - We have both outdoor (shaded) and indoor (air conditioned) play areas for the children with a plentiful supply of toys/activities which are regularly changed to help keep them engaged. Our service can accomodate a maximum number of 28 children.
Age Groups - We provide flexible child care services aged 6 weeks to 5 years, from 2 hours occasional bookings to 5 days per week regular bookings and everything in between.
Opening Hours - Our service opens at 8 am daily and closes at 5 pm Monday- Friday. We close on public holidays and three weeks over the Christmas/ New Year period.
Educator ratio -
1:4 for children under two years
1:5 for children aged two years to three years
1:10 for children aged three to five years.
Convenience - We are conveniently located next to Westfield Chatswood and close proximity to Chatswood Railway Station. There is ample parking close by as well as a 15 minute drop off parking located close to our front door.
Staffing - All our educators meet the qualification requirements of the current Education and Care Services National Regulations.
IRIS is the nominated supervisor, as a responsible person of the service. She is an Early Childhood Teacher who holds a Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood and has over 20 years experience in childcare. She was a kindergarten teacher for twelve years in Hong Kong and speaks fluent Cantonese. This is her 16th year with our service.
HESTER is the qualified educator and appointed from the time to time to be the responsible person on duty when the nominated supervisor is absent from the service. She has a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care. She was a practicing paediatrician for 10 years in the Philippines and speaks Tagalog and Hokkien. This is her 13th year with our service.
SABINA is a senior educator and has a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care. This is her 15th year with our service. She mainly works with the 2-5 years group and speaks fluent Spanish.
REBECCA is a senior educator and has a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care. This is her 9th year with our service. She mainly works with 0-2 years group and can also speak Cantonese and Mandarin fluently.
Our service's regular and experienced casual educators also meet the qualification requirements of the current Education and Care Services National Law and National Regulations.